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Athabasca oil sands

png This map shows extent of oil sands in Alberta: Athabasca Oil Sands, the Cold Lake Oil Sands, and Peace River Oil Sands.

Athabasca oil sands - Keystone XL

Athabasca oil sands - Keystone XL

This series of images from the Landsat satellite shows the growth of surface mines over the Athabasca oil sands between 1984 and 2011. The Athabasca River runs through the center of the scene, separating two major operations. To extract the oil at these locations, oil producers remove the sand in big, open-pit mines, which are tan and irregularly shaped. The sand is rinsed with hot water to separate the oil, and then the sand and wastewater are stored in “tailings ponds”.

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A well referenced wiki link to info on oil sands.

Mildred Lake mine site and plant at the Athabasca Oil Sands, Alberta, Canada

Lake Claire to the left is also part of this delta system, and lies within the Wood Buffalo National Park—Canada’s largest.  The lower half of the image is part of a wider area known as the Athabasca oil sands, which has the world’s largest known reservoir of crude bitumen, which can be upgraded to crude oil using technology that extracts the oil from the soil using chemicals.

This image covers a distance of over 350 km from top to bottom, all within Canada’s Alberta province.

A tailings pond in the Athabasca oil sands near Fort McMurray, Alta. (Ben Nelms/Bloomberg)

Who cleans up the mess when oil and mining companies go bankrupt?

A tailings pond in the Athabasca oil sands near Fort McMurray, Alta. (Ben Nelms/Bloomberg)

Athabasca oil sands

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Athabasca Oil Sands

The Athabasca Oil Sands are at once a source of oil, of economic growth, and of environmental concern.

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