An independent geochemical catalogue and mapping of natural gas occurrences in British Columbia, Canada
Developing an accessible and viewable geochemical database for a broad range of users, e.g., public, First Nations, industry, government, environmental, and non-governmental groups.
Contact Michael Whiticar for more information: whiticar @ uvic.ca.
The BC Natural Gas Atlas project is the product and efforts of several people, in
particular Curtis Evans. Brad Hayes provided the critical stratigraphic assignments for
samples. The data scripting and plotting is the work of Ed Wiebe. We would like to thank
Geoscience BC, especially Carlos Salas, Laura Wytrykush and Randy Hughes, for their
financial support and project guidance
Financial support also generously came from The BC Oil and Gas Research and Innovation
is also a key participant,
including assistance from Jeff Johnson, Stuart Venables and Mark Hayes. The support by the University of
Victoria is also appreciated. Finally, we would like to acknowledge the efforts by many
individuals and companies who contributed samples and data to the project.