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ISSN 0380-4275


  • designated coal fields and coal deposits
  • detailed tabulation by fields and deposits of established reserves and of reserves within mine permit boundaries
  • ultimate potentials by region
  • summary of surface-mineable coal reserves in the Plains region by strip ratio
  • sections on the geology and distribution of coal and the distribution of reserves contained in the land categories defined in "A Coal Development Policy for Alberta"
  • reserves terminology and details of the determination of established reserves
  • paper maps of "Coal in Alberta", and "Significant Coal-bearing Formations"