Geological Atlas of the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin

The Geological Atlas was originally published in 1994 and has been out of print for a number of years.

The CSPG acknowledges Devon Canada's assistance in making this web version possible.


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00. Foreword and Table of Contents (2.2 MB)


01. Introduction to Geological Atlas (6.1 MB)

 

 


02. Cordilleran Tectonics (10.5 MB)

 

 


03. Structure and Architecture of the WCSB (13.5 MB)

 

 


04. Potential Fields and Basement Structure (13.5 MB)

 

 


05. Precambrian (7.0 MB)

 

 


06. Proterozoic and Lower Cambrian (2.8 MB)

 

 


07. Paleogeographic Evolution of Cratonic Platform (24.5 MB)

 

 


08. Middle Cambrian to Lower Ordovician (12.0 MB)

 

 


09. Middle Ordovician to Lower Devonian (10.5 MB)

 

 


10. Devonian Elk Point Group (14.0 MB)

 

 


11. Devonian Beaverhill Lake Group (11.0 MB)

 

 


12. Devonian Woodbend-Winterburn Groups (32.0 MB)

 

 


13. Devonian Wabamun Group (10.5 MB)

 

 


14. Carboniferous (19.0 MB)

 

 


15. Permian (4.5 MB)

 

 


16. Triassic (7.0 MB)

 

 


17. Paleogeographic Evolution of Foreland Basin (13.0 MB)

 

 


18. Jurassic and Lowermost Cretaceous (11.0 MB)

 

 


19. Cretaceous Mannville Group (14.0 MB)

 

 


20. Cretaceous Colorado-Alberta Groups (12.0 MB)

 

 


21. Cretaceous Viking Formation (6.0 MB)

 

 


22. Cretaceous Dunvegan Formation (7.0 MB)

 

 


23. Cretaceous Cardium Formation (8.0 MB)

 

 


24. Uppermost Cretaceous and Tertiary (13.5 MB)

 

 


25. Sequence Stratigraphy (2.5 MB)

 

 


26. Quaternary (6.0 MB)

 

 


27. Geological History of Williston Basin / Sweetgrass Arch (4.5 MB)

 

 


28. Geological History of Peace River Arch (4.5 MB)

 

 


29. In-Situ Stress in the WCSB (3.5 MB)

 

 


30. Geothermal Regime (5.5 MB)

 

 


31. Petroleum Generation and Migration (4.5 MB)

 

 


32. Oil and Gas Resources (0.5 MB)

 

 


33. Coal Resources (5.0 MB)

 

 


34. Mineral Resources (8.0 MB)

 

 


35. Data Processing for the Geological Atlas (4.0 MB)

 

 


36. Illustration Index (0.5 MB)