Geology Pocket Guide of North America. Geology is the perfect pocket-sized, folding guide for the nature enthusiast. The guide simply explains geological processes, the differences between rocks, minerals and gemstones, the most common types North American rocks and minerals and the best rock hounding locations. It also reviews the most common North American fossils and the tools an amateur geologist should take into the field in order to positively identify different types of rocks and minerals. Laminated for durability, this handy guide is a great source of portable information and ideal for field use by novices and experts alike.
Canadian Oilfield Gas Plant Atlas. The only atlas of its kind, the 11th edition of the JWN Oilfield Atlas features more than 145 full color maps and 292 pages jam packed with oil and gas information. Includes Alberta, BC, Saskatchewan, Yukon and the NWT. The base map includes grids, water features, roads (primary, secondary and tertiary), railroads, parks (including parks, campgrounds and recreational areas), places, municipal boundaries, native reserves and military bases.
By using a simple symbol and numbering system, you will be able to quickly find the location of Facilities, Batteries, and Compressor Stations, Gas Plants (with production statistics), Upgraders and Refineries, Major Oil and Gas Pipelines, Oil and Gas Fields, Gas Storage and Tank Farms, Batteries, Oil Sands projects, Mine Sites, Weigh Scale Locations, Permanent Work Camps, Well Disposal Sites. The Atlas provides comprehensive information on the companies including addresses (or legal description), phone and fax numbers, and operating capacities for each plant when available.
Emergency Contact information is supplied for hospitals, health centers, RCMP detachments, fire detachments and more. Town index maps are also included.
The atlas is laid out so that you can quickly learn about the grid reference systems in Western Canada, such as townships, sections, and legal subdivisions (LSD's). There's a Township & Range Road Guide, Water and Land Feature Index, Parks and Protected Area Mapping Terminology section and much more!