Table R3.6 Initial in-place resources of crude bitumen by deposit
Oil Sands Area Depth/region/zone Resource determination method Initial volume in‑place
Oil sands deposit (m) (106 m3)
Athabasca      
Upper Grand Rapids 150450+ Isopach 5 817
Middle Grand Rapids 150450+ Isopach 2 171
Lower Grand Rapids 150450+ Isopach 1 286
Wabiskaw-McMurray 0750+ Isopach 152 432
Nisku 200800+ Isopach 16 232
Grosmont All zones Isopach 64 537
Subtotal     242 475
Cold Lake      
Upper Grand Rapids All zones Isopach 5 377
Lower Grand Rapids All zones Isopach 10 004
Clearwater 350625 Isopach 9 422
Wabiskaw-McMurray Northern Isopach 2 161
Wabiskaw-McMurray Central-southern Building block 1 439
Wabiskaw-McMurray Cummings & McMurray Isopach 687
Subtotal     29 090
Peace River      
Bluesky-Gething 300800+ Isopach 10 968
Belloy 675700 Building block 282
Upper Debolt 500800 Building block 1 830
Lower Debolt 500800 Building block 5 970
Shunda 500800 Building block 2 510
Subtotal     21 560
Total     293 125