MEDIA RELEASE: Release of 2013-14 Results Report on Joint Oil Sands Monitoring Program

A summary of monitoring results from the second year of the Joint Canada-Alberta Implementation Plan for Oil Sands Monitoring (JOSM) is now available in the Data Library on the Alberta Environmental Monitoring, Evaluation & Reporting Information Service (AEMERIS) and on Environment Canada’s information portal.

The report, prepared by Environment Canada, summarizes the results of monitoring work done in year two – April 1, 2013 to March 31, 2014 – of the Implementation Plan under the joint leadership of Alberta Environment and Sustainable Resource Development and Environment Canada.

The report is the second part of the annual reporting for 2013-2014. The first report – released October 2014 – presented the business aspects of the program year, including reporting on Funding, Accountable Administration and Review, Adaptive Management, and comparison of implementation activities against commitments made in the Implementation Plan for year two (2013–2014).

Alberta Environmental Monitoring, Evaluation and Reporting Agency (AEMERA) assumed provincial responsibility for the Joint Canada-Alberta Plan for Oil Sands Monitoring (JOSM) upon the proclamation of the Protecting Alberta’s Environment Act on April 28, 2014.


For more information, please contact:

Val Mellesmoen
(587) 986-7710