Oil Sands

Information pertaining to oil sands activity in Alberta. For information related to oil sands applications, please see Applications

Scheme Approval Spatial Data

Frequency of Publication

Map viewer and downloadable shapefiles containing the following layers:

  • Conventional Enhanced Recovery Scheme Approvals
  • In Situ Oil Sands Scheme Approvals
  • Mineable Oil Sands Project Scheme Approvals
  • Oil Sands Surface Mineable Areas
  • Oil Sands Administrative Boundary Areas
  • Play Based Regulation Scheme Approvals


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