Completed Projects

Collaboration and Communication

 
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Review of North East BC Crown Conservation Land Designations Ducks Unlimited Canada

Completed March, 2016

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Comprehensive Progress Review of the Consultation Process Agreements (CPA) CPA Implementation Committee (IC)/ Dovetail Consulting Inc.

Completed Nov 2010

Lead Researcher:  Julian Griggs

For the final report contact the SCEK Program Manager

Climate Change Readiness Survey Resources North Association

Completed January 2015

Lead Researcher: Trout Creek Collaborative Solutions / Resources North Association

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Drilling Rig Apprenticeship Program Apprenticeship Program Northern Lights College / Shell Canada

Completed October 2012

Lead Researcher :Craig Herbert / Murray Slezak

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Cable Rig Restoration Project in Fernie, British Columbia Fernie Derrick Society

Completed Dec., 2011

Media Coverage:

Lead Researcher:  Mary Giuliano

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Design and Publication of SCEK Fund Overview Publication Tetrad Communications

Completed Mar 2005

Lead Researcher:  Ritchie Morrison

Final Report

Writing of 2004 SCEK Fund Forum Proceedings and Publication of status report Tetrad Communications

Completed Mar 2005

Lead Researcher:Ritchie Morrison

Final Report 

Design and Publication of SCEK Fund Summary Brochures Tetrad Communications

Completed May 2004

Lead Researcher: Ritchie Morrison

Final Report

2004 SCEK Fund Forum and Workshop SCEK Fund

Completed Jun 2004

Lead Researcher:  Andrea Morrison

Final Report

2003 SCEK Fund Forum and Workshop SCEK Fund

Completed Jun 2003

Lead Researcher:  Andrea Morrison

Final Report

Writing and Publication of the SCEK Fund Strategic Plan en Howes

Completed May 2005

Lead Researcher:  Ken Howes

Final Report

SCEK Consulting Services Strategic West Energy Ltd.

Completed Sep 2010

Lead Researcher:  Derek Brown

For the final report please contact the SCEK Program Manager

Oil and Gas Public Opinion Survey BC Oil and Gas Commission

Completed December, 2011

Lead Researcher:  Howard Harshaw

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Environmental Impacts

 
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Hydraulic Fracturing Fluid Greenness Assessment Method University of British Columbia (Okanagan Campus)

Completed October 24, 2017

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Understanding Controls on Distribution and Flow Pathways of Springs in North East BC Simon Fraser University

Completed September 15, 2017

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Site Remediation Liability Management (Low Probability Receptor Analysis) Millennium EMS Solutions

Completed July 31, 2017

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Groundwater Review Assistant Foundry Spatial

Completed January, 2017

Application and User Guide

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Permafrost Ecosystem in Transition Wilfrid Laurier University

Completed September, 2016

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Storing Saline Fluids in Engineered Liner Systems Higher Ground Consulting

Completed June 30, 2016

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Setting Protocols for Sustainable Withdrawal from Lakes Hatfield Consultants Partnership

Completed June 30, 2016

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Pneumatic Pump Alternatives for Cold Weather GreenPath Energy

Completed June 30, 2016

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Recommended Application of Ecological Buffering Criteria EcoLogic Research

Complete June 30, 2016

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File Webinar--June 15,2016
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Salinity Analytical Method Review for Characterization in Muskeg SynergyAspen Environmental Strategies

Complete December, 2015

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“Abandoned Well-Site End Land Use Objective Treatments: Operational Trial and Monitoring Monashee Resources Limited

Completed Mar 2004 

Lead Researcher: Sam Bell / Corey Green

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Deep Aquifer Fluid Disposal Geoscience BC; Canadian Discovery Ltd.

Completed August 31, 2015

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Real Time Access to Water Data from NorthEast BC BC Oil and Gas Commission

Completed June, 2014

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Sample Pneumatic Devices to Develop Emission Factors The Prasino Group

Completed December, 2013

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OGMA Assessment Study EnCana;Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers

Phase 1—Complete

Phase 2--Complete October 2013

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Modern Practices of Hydraulic Fracturing: A Focus on Canadian Resources ALL Consulting

Complete July 2012

Lead Researcher: Dan Arthur

Modern Practices of Fracturing 

Pipeline News North (Sept 18/12)

Errata--Version 1--June 22, 2012

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Hydraulic Fracture Water Reuse Feasibility Study PTAC/MiSWACO

Complete August 2012

Lead Researcher: Ken Campbell, MiSWACO

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Decision Tree

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Development of Management Guidelines for Sulphur/8 Mile Stone Sheep Stone's Sheep Steering and Science Committees

Complete July 2012

Lead Researcher: Brian Churchill / Randal Glaholt 

Sulphur/8 Mile Stone Sheep Research Project Synergy Applied Ecology

Lead Researcher: Pamela Hengeveld

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Media Coverage:

Complete July 2012

Ultrasonic Enhanced Remediation of Salt- and Hydrocarbon- Contaminated Soils University of Northern British Columbia

Completed Sept 2009

Lead Researcher:  Dr. Jianbing Li

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Prophet River Moose Study Wildland Resources

Completed Dec 2002

Lead Researcher:  Claudia Houwers

Final Report

Assessment of Atmospheric Sulphur Deposition to and Proportion of Sulphur in Surrounding Ecosystems due to Sour Gas Emissions University of Calgary

Completed Jun 2002

Lead Researcher: Ann-Lise Norman

Final Report

Impacts of Sour Gas Production Flare Tests on Vegetation Golder Associates Ltd

Completed Apr 2004

Lead Researcher:  Katherine Enns (Delphinium)

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Investigation of Tsinhia Lake Fish Kill Diversified Environmental Services

Completed Feb 2004

Lead Researchers:  Brad and Diane Culling

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Acid Gas Sorption by British Columbia Coals: Implications for Permanent Disposal of Acid Gas in Deep Coal Seams and Possible Co-Production of Methane University of BC

Completed May 2004

Lead Researcher:  Marc Bustin

Final Report

Application of High Resolution Mesoscale Model Fields with the Calpuff Dispersion Modeling System in Prince George, BC University of Northern British Columbia

Completed Oct 2002

Lead Researcher:  Brian McEwen

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Sustainable and Eco-Efficient Technologies: Economic Greenhouse Gas Reducing Technologies Petroleum Technology Alliance Canada (PTAC)

Anticipate completion Dec 2005
Note: SCEK contributed 1 yr

Lead Researcher: Denis Gaudet 

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Muskwa-Kechika Management Area Heliportable Drilling Feasibility Study Ministry of Sustainable Resource Management and TERA Environmental Consulants

Completed Jun 2002

Lead Reseachers:  Randall Glaholt / Lois Pittaway

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Mountain Goat Habitat Use and Behaviour Study During 3D Seismic Heli-portable Aerial Operations in the OJAY Oil and Gas Development Area Veritas Energy Services Inc.

Completed May 2004

Lead Researchers:  Clint Smyth / Derek Ebner

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Snake-Sahtaneh Boreal Caribou Habitat Use and Ecology Study Slocan Forest Products Ltd.

Completed 2004

Lead Researcher:  Kevin Klun

Final Report

Foothills Model Forest Grizzly bear Research Project Province of Alberta

Completed Mar 2005

Lead Reseacher:  Gordon Stenhouse

Final Report

Wellsite Evaluation in the Muskwa-Kechika Management Area Ministry of Sustainable Resources Management

Completed Mar 2005

Lead Researcher:  Cal Faminov

Final Report

 

Soil Productivity and Forest Regeneration Success on Reclaimed Oil and Gas Sites (Yr2) Ministry of Forests Kalamalka Research Station

Completed Mar 2005

Lead Researcher:  Chuck Bulmer

Final Report

Soil Productivity and Forest Regeneration Success on Reclaimed Oil and Gas Sites (Yr1) Ministry of Forests Kalamalka Research Station

Completed Mar 2004

Lead Researcher:  Chuck Bulmer

Final Report

Soil Productivity and Forest Regeneration Success on Reclaimed Oil and Gas Sites Ministry of Forests Kalamalka Research Station

Completed Mar 2003

Lead Researcher:  Chuck Bulmer

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Water Use Plan and Low Flow Analysis Æ Phase II Diversified Technical Services

Completed Feb 2004

Lead Researcher: Barry Ortman

Final Report

Low Flow Analysis - Phase I Diversified Technical Services

Completed Jan 2004

Lead Researcher:  Barry Ortman

Final Report

Overview Fish and Fish Habitat Inventory BC Ministry of Water, Land and Air Protection

Completed Mar 2004

Researchers: 2001-2: Brad and Diane Culling2003: Ryan Liebe

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Oil and Gas Audit Charlie Lake Conservation Society

Completed Nov 2005

Lead Researcher:  Lindsay Sayahda

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2005 North American Trumpeter Swan Inventory Ducks Unlimited Canada

Completed Nov 2005

Lead Researcher:  Darryl Kroeker

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Snake-Sahtaneh Boreal Caribou Habitat Use & Ecology Study Slocan Forest Products Ltd.

Completed May 2006

Lead Researcher: Brad and Diane Culling

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Soil Productivity and Forest Regeneration Success on Reclaimed Oil and Gas Sites (Yr 3) Ministry of Forests Kalamalka Research Station

Completed Mar 2006

Lead Researcher:  Chuck Bulmer

Final Report

Horn River Basin Moose Inventory Phase 1: Winter 2009 Devon Canada Corporation

Completed Aug 2010

Lead Researcher:  Shad Watts / Amit Saxena

Final Report

Montney Water Project: Collaborative Geoscience for Resource Development and Resource Management in the Montney Gas Play, Northeast British Columbia Geoscience BC

Completed June 2011

Lead Researcher:  Lyn Anglin

Community Environmental Knowledge

 
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Communities: A web-based mapping application to enhance consultation practices between First Nations, Government and Industry Treaty 8 Tribal Association

Completed Aug 2009

Lead Researcher:  Kieran Broderick

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Prophet River Traditional Plant Study Ravenscall Enterprises Ltd.

Completed April 2006

Lead Researcher: Kelly Bannister

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Healing the Land, and Elder's Perspective Monashee Resources Limited

Completed 2005

Lead Researcher:  Sam Bell / Corey Green

Final Report

West Moberly First Nations Traditional Knowledge Project Dahke Community Projects Inc.

Completed Mar 2005

Lead Researcher:   Carylin Greatbanks

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Fort Nelson First Nation Traditional Land Use Study Fort Nelson First Nation

Completed Sept 2005

Lead Researcher: Annette Loe

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Holocene-Human History/Paleoenvironmental Reconstruction ~ 12,000/10,000 Years Ago to the Present Heritage North Consulting Ltd.

Completed Mar 2006

Lead Researcher:  Keary Walde

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Communicating Traditional Knowledge: Prophet River First Nations (SDDT Extract) University of Northern British Columbia Information for First Nations interested in using the project

Completed Jan 2011

Media Coverage: Pipeline News North (July 29/11)

Lead Researcher: Dr. Jane Young

Final Report

Use and Occupancy Mapping Project Doig River First Nation

Completed Mar 2011

Lead Researcher:  Jane Calvert

Final Report

Health and Safety

 
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PM 2.5 Emissions Test and Factor Development Canadian Energy Partnership for Environmental Innovation

Completed June 30, 2016

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Well Test Flare Plume Monitoring Phase II: Measurement of SO2 in Flare Plumes using the DIAL Method Alberta Research Council Inc.

Completed Dec 2003

Lead Researcher: Allan Chambers

Benzene Emissions from Glycol Dehydrators Canadian Association of Petroleum Producers

Completed Mar 2004

Lead Researcher: Denis Gaudert

Final Report

Technical Review of the Sour Gas Well-Test Flaring Approvals Process SENES Consultants Ltd.

Completed May 2007

Lead Researcher: Dan Hrebenyk

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Research on the Applicability of Modeled Site Specific Meteorological Data to Well Test Flaring Assessments in BC Levelton Engineering Ltd.

Completed Sep 2002

Lead Researcher: Alex Shuttle

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Regional Background Assessment of Groundwater Wells in the Greater Hudson Hope Area Diversified Technical Services

Completed Dec 2003

Lead Reseacher:  Barry Ortman

Final Report

Demonstration of the Applicability of the Maxxam All-season Passive Sampling System to the Management of H2S in Northeast British Columbia Maxxam Analytics Inc.

Completed Jun 2002: 

Lead Researcher: Hongmoa H. Tang

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Western Canada Study on Animal Health Effects Associated with Exposure to Emissions from Oil and Natural Gas Field Facilities Western Interprovincial Scientific Studies Association

Completed Jan 2006

Lead Researcher: Michael O'Connell (17 researchers involved)

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Determination of Threshold Levels of Sour Gas and H2S on the Mammalian Brain University of Calgary

Completed Dec 2005

Lead Researcher: Sheldon Roth

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Cumulative Impact Management

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LiDAR – Hyperspectral Data Acquisition and Processing Fort Nelson, B.C. Area 2008 University of Victoria’s Center for Applied Remote Sensing, Modeling and Simulation (CARMS) Inc.

Completed Aug 2010

Media Coverage:

Lead Researcher: Olaf Niemann

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Cumulative Impact Management Screener Axys Environmental Consulting Ltd. and Salmo Consulting Inc.

Completed Dec 2005

Lead Researchers:  George Hegmann / Liz Neil

Preliminary Resource Analysis for the Fort Nelson TSA Forest Ecosystem Solutions

Completed Jan 2009

Lead Researcher: Chris Niziolomski

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Modeling and Scenario Development in support of the PMT SRMP MAL-ILMB

Completed Mar 2006

Lead Researcher:  Robert Barradell

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Development of a Practical Framework for Cumulative Effects Assessment and Management for Northeast BC (2) Ministry of Sustainable Resource Management and Salmo Consulting Inc.

Completed Mar 2003

Lead Researcher:  Terry Antoniuk

Final Report 

Development of a Practical Framework for Cumulative Effects Assessment and Management for Northeast BC (1) Ministry of Sustainable Resource Management, Axys Environmental Consulting Ltd. and Salmo Consulting

Completed Mar 2003

Lead Researcher: George Hegmann

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Data Review, Collection and Analysis for Planning in the Moberly Tract Firth Hollin Resource Science Corporation

Completed Sep 2004

Lead Researcher:  Ron Hammerstedt

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Working Towards an Understanding of Cumulative Effects Associated with Oil and Gas Development in the Chinchaga Area of British Columbia and Alberta Ernst Environmental Services & Pioneer Natural Resources Canada Inc

Completed fall 2004

Lead Researchers: Jessica Ernst / Jonathon Wright

 

CBM baseline Water monitoring Diversified Technical Services

Completed 2005

Lead Researcher:  Barry Ortman

Final Report

Boreal Caribou Interim Management Guidelines Diversified Environmental Services

Completed 2004

Lead Researcher:  Brad and Diane Culling

Final Report

Development and Assessment of Biophysical Thresholds for the Blueberry Area Axys Environmental Consulting Ltd.

Completed Jul 2004

Lead Researcher:  Nick Poushinsky

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A Strategic Approach to Guide the Appreciation of Cumulative Impact Management in Northeast British Columbia New Direction Resource Management Ltd.

Completed Aug 2005

Lead Researcher:  Bill Bourgeois

Final Report

Data Review, Collection and Analysis for Planning in the Moberly Tract LIBC

Completed Mar 2006

Lead Researcher:  Steve Warrington

Final Report

Boreal Caribou Cumulative Impact Analysis Salmo Consulting Inc

Completed Aug 2007

Lead Researcher:  Terry Antoniuk

Final Report