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Preventing Oil Sands Fever in Saskatchewan

Published Aug 13, 2009

By Terra Simieritsch, Simon Dyer, Marc Huot

The oil sands in Saskatchewan could hold as much as 2.3 billion barrels of bitumen, and cover an area of 27,000 square kilometres. Development of oil sands is still in its early stages in Saskatchewan, so there is still an opportunity to do things properly and avoid the mistakes in Alberta.