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ESR 2000-11

Suitability of the Alberta Subsurface for Carbon Dioxide Sequestration in Geological Media

Sequestration of anthropogenic CO2 in geological media is a potential solution to the release into the atmosphere of CO2, a greenhouse gas. Basically, there are five ways of sequestering CO2 in geological media: 1) through enhanced oil recovery ... Show Abstract

Bachu, S.  Brulotte, M.  Grobe, M.  Stewart, S.A.  2000-03-01

ESR 1982-03

Springs of Alberta

The first part of this report looks at the spatial distribution of the springs by region, flow rate, water temperature and water chemistry. In the second part, the report describes in detail several springs that were chosen because of the magnitude ... Show Abstract

Borneuf, D.M.  1983-01-01

ESR 2001-05

Major- and Trace- Element Geochemistry of Kimberlitic Rocks in Northern Alberta

Samples from the Mountain Lake pipes and the Buffalo Head Hills and Birch Mountains fields contain low SiO2 and Na2O/K2O, with Cr, Ni, MgO, rare-earth elements (REE), Zr and Nb concentrations elevated relative to their abundance in common crustal ... Show Abstract

Eccles, D.R.  Luth, R.W.  2003-05-01

ESR 1981-01

Guidebook for use with soil survey reports of Alberta provincial parks and recreation areas

Outdoor recreation areas must be designed for use without undue deterioration of soil, vegetation, and water resources. Pertinent soil and landscape characteristics need to be recognized.Soil surveys provide for the systematic examination of soils ... Show Abstract

Greenlee, G.M.  1983-01-01

ESR 2000-07

An Atlas of Lithofacies of the McMurray Formation, Athabasca Oil Sands Deposit, Northeastern Alberta: Surface and Subsurface

Facies analysis indicates that the Lower Cretaceous McMurray Formation was deposited and reworked as fluvial, estuarine and coastal plain sediments within an evolving landscape that changed form incised-valley fills carved on a regional ... Show Abstract

Hein, F.J.  Cotterill, D.K.  Berhane, H.  2000-06-01

ESR 1977-03

Index to Geological, bedrock topography, soils, and groundwater maps of Alberta

The Alberta Research Council; the Geological Survey of Canada (Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, Ottawa); the Research Branch, Canada Department of Agriculture; and the Resource Capability Group, Alberta Energy and Natural Resources are the ... Show Abstract

Root, J.D.  1978-01-01

ESR 1978-04

Soil survey and interpretation for recreational use of an area at the junction of the Notikewin and Peace Rivers

The best approach to erosion control on recreational land is through adequate conservation planning.The initial phase in planning the use and development of any resource is an inventory of the nature of the resource - its kind, quality, quantity, ... Show Abstract

Greenlee, G.M.  1979-01-01

ESR 2001-01

GIS Compilation of Structural Elements in Northern Alberta, Release 1.0

GIS Compilation of Structural Elements in Northern Alberta, Release 1.0 Recent discoveries of kimberlites and polymetallic mineralization in the sedimentary succession of the Alberta Basin have increased interest in the mineral potential of ... Show Abstract

Pana, D.I.  Waters, E.J.  Grobe, M.  2001-03-01

ESR 2000-02

Distribution and thickness of salt within the Devonian Elk Point Group, Western Canada Sedimentary Basin

Data processing and the application of mapping software resulted in the refinement of the some of the salt boundaries and the production of basin-scale depth to, structure, and isopach maps for the Elk Point salt units. Furthermore, available ... Show Abstract

Grobe, M.  2000-01-01

ESR 1987-01

Soil Sensitivity to Acid Deposition and the Potential of Soils and Geology in Alberta to Reduce the Acidity of Acidic Inputs

Soil Sensitivity to Acid Deposition and the Potential of Soils and Geology in Alberta to Reduce the Acidity of Acidic Inputs The objective of this project was to prepare maps of Alberta, at a scale of 1:2 000 000, showing the distribution of soils ... Show Abstract

Holowaychuk, N.  Fessenden, R.J.  1987-01-01