BC OGRIS’s vision, mission, and mandate can be found here.



The BC OGRIS identifies strategic themes and topics for funding in nine envelopes listed below. Funding envelopes change from time to time based on priorities identified by the BC OGRIS Members and Board of Directors.

  • Environmental Research:
    • Methane and Greenhouse Gas
    • Water
    • Seismicity
    • Air
  • Engineering and Safety Research
    • Pipelines
    • Wells, Facilities, Other
  • Aboriginal and Community Engagement and Consultation:
    • First Nations Stewardship and Monitoring Initiatives
    • First Nations Disturbance Restoration Initiatives
  • Restoration