$250 – $300

2017 Alberta Soils Tour - Athabasca Oil Sands Region

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Edmonton

250 Karl Clark Rd

Edmonton, AB T6N 1E4

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The Alberta Soils Tour is an excellent training opportunity for those working with soils, whether the focus is soil conservation, land reclamation, or agronomy. Experts will provide background on soil formation and the various soil profiles for each of the landscapes encountered during the tour. Various soil conservation, land reclamation, and agronomy challenges will be addressed with site visits. Stops along the tour include a wide variety of soil sites:

  • Natural soil catenas in boreal landscapes

  • Agricultural facilities at Wandering River, AB and Ft. McMurray, AB

  • Reclaimed sites at Syncrude and Suncor oil sands mines

  • Pipeline reclamation cases

  • Visit to the Oil Sands Discovery Center at Ft. McMurray

For the 2017 Alberta Soils Tour poster please visit http://www.soilsworkshop.ab.ca/tour.html

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250 Karl Clark Rd

Edmonton, AB T6N 1E4

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