Oil Sands Discovery Centre - Facts about Alberta’s oil sands and
Oil Sands Discovery Centre - Guide to the Oil Sands for Kids
Oil sands lease map
Oil Sands Sample Kits
To order a kit please email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 780-743-7167.
*Shipping quotes are available upon request. $5 handling fee for Canadian orders, $10 handling fee for American orders. Only orders from Canada and the United States are accepted.
Oil Sands Sample Kit (CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK)
$15 plus shipping and handling*
This kit contains 1 ounce samples each of oil sand, bitument, petroleum coke and tailings sand.
Small Oil Sands Resource Kit (CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK)
$30 plus shipping and handling*
The Small Oil Sands Resource Kit contains 6 ounce samples each of oil sand, bitumen, petroleum coke, and tailings sand. Also includes a flash drive with various oil sand resources including instructions for an extraction demonstration and 2 short videos on the Alberta Oil Sands. The small resource kits include enough oil sand for 1 extraction demonstration.
Large Oil Sands Resource Kit (CURRENTLY OUT OF STOCK)
$40 plus shipping and handling*
These kits are designed as educational resources. We cannot guarantee their suitability for commercial or industrial use.
Oil Sands Information Portal (OSIP)
The Oil Sands Information Portal is a one-window source for information
on the environmental impacts of oil sands development. The portal focuses
on the cumulative effects of development in the oil sands region and
looks at Air, Water, Land, Climate Change, Wildlife, and Conservation.
The portal has both an interactive map display and a data library.
Mineable Oil Sands Strategy
Alberta Environment and Parks -Oil Sands
Alberta Energy - Oil Sands
Alberta's Energy Resources Heritage
Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute (ABMI)
Alberta Chamber of Resources
Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists,
and Geophysicists of Alberta (APEGGA)
Association of Petroleum Producers (CAPP)
“Upstream Dialogue” (PDF)
Canadian Land Reclamation Association
Careers in Oil and Gas
Cumulative Environmental Management Association (CEMA)
Government of Canada – Natural Resources Canada
Oil Sands Science video (20:50)
Sands Community Alliance
Oil Sands Research and Information Network
The Pembina Institute – Oilsands
Links to Alberta's Provincial Historic Sites, Interpretive Centres and Museums
Brooks Aqueduct National and Provincial Historic Site
Father Lacombe Chapel
Frank Slide Interpretive Centre
Fort George & Buckingham House
Frog Lake Historic Site
Head-Smashed-In Buffalo Jump
Oil Sands Discovery Centre
Remington Carriage Museum
Royal Alberta Museum
Royal Tyrrell Museum
Turner Valley Gas Plant
Tyrrell Field Station
Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village
Last reviewed/revised: February 14, 2017