PDF Maps

The following maps show the current disposition of mineral rights in Alberta for different mineral commodities.
Maps are available in the Government of Alberta standard format of PDF (Adobe Acrobat).

Interactive maps are also available. 

Metallic and Industrial Minerals

Metallic and Industrial Minerals Map
A map of Alberta showing the current metallic and industrial minerals dispositions. Interactive version

Metallic and Industrial Minerals Client List
A list of current metallic and industrial minerals designated representatives
and their reference identification number.

Ammonite Shell

 Ammonite Shell Activity Map
 Interactive versionA map of Alberta showing the current ammonite shell dispositions.

Ammonite Shell Activity Map - Lethbridge Area
A map of the Lethbridge area showing the current ammonite shell dispositions.

Ammonite Shell Client List
A list of current ammonite shell designated representatives and their reference I.D. number. 

Coal

Coal Activity Map
A map of Alberta showing the current coal dispositions.   Interactive version

Coal Client List
A list of current coal designated representatives and their reference i.d. number.

Natural Gas

Map of Natural Gas Storage Facilities
This map, courtesy of the ERCB report, ST98-2007, Figure 5, indicates the major commercial natural gas storage facilities in the province.

DRRZD and ZD Legend and Map Directory

Deeper Rights Reversion Zone Designation (DRRZD) was introduced into the Department of Energy's tenure system in 1976. Go to the DRRZD Legend and Log Look up.

Zone Designations (ZDs) were created in the early 1950s for the Department of Energy’s natural gas leases and describe specific intervals or zones proven capable of producing gas in paying quantities. Go to the ZD Legend and Log Look up.

Shallow Rights Reversion (SRR)

Shallow Rights Implementation Options - Maps shown of potential options for implementing shallow rights reversion, as presented on September 4th, 2008 at the Open House.

SRR Review (Agreements Selected Based on Township)

SRR Review SET No. 1 (Agreements Selected Based on Vintage)

SRR Review SET No. 2 (Agreements Selected Based on Vintage)

SRR Review SET No. 3 (Agreements Selected Based on Vintage)

SRR Review Proposed Avoidance Areas  

Oil Sands

Alberta's Oil Sands Leased Area

Alberta's Oil Sands Projects and Upgraders

AER Designated Oil Sands Area PDF icon 

FAQ

Answers to frequently asked questions about interactive and PDF maps.

How to Read a Township Map (Environment & Sustainable Resource Development) 

 

Map Disclaimer 
Alberta Energy has provided this information as a resource for stakeholders and members of the public. Although extensive effort has been made to produce error free and complete data, all geographical information has limitations due to the scale, resolution, date and interpretation of the original source materials. Users are responsible for verifying the data prior to making decisions based on the mineral information provided on this website.

Please use the information accordingly and respect the Copyright and Disclaimer Notice.

If you have comments or questions about the interactive maps, please contact CMD.Energy@gov.ab.ca or phone the Coal and Mineral Development Unit..