03 Feb '12, 8pm

Just announced we are partnering with #Alberta for monitoring the #oil sands

News Release Canada and Alberta Take Action to Implement World Class Monitoring System for the Oil Sands EDMONTON, Alta -- February 3, 2012 -- Increased air, water, land and biodiversity monitoring in the oil sands will begin this year as the Governmentof Canada and Government ofAlberta take amajor step forward in their partnership to improve environmental monitoring in the oil sands region. The Joint Canada-Alberta Implementation Plan for Oil Sands Monitoring commits to a scientifically rigorous, comprehensive, integrated, and transparent environmental monitoring program for the region. It outlines the path forward to enhance the monitoring of water, air, land and biodiversity in the oil sands by demonstrating how we will sample more sites for more substances more frequently. The program is designed to provide an improved understanding of the long-term cumulative effects ...

Full article: http://www.ec.gc.ca/default.asp?lang=En&n=714D9AAE-1&news...

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