Site Clearing & Soil Handling for Reclamation of Conventional Wellsites

NAIT Centre for Boreal Research
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Upon abandonment, wellsites must be reclaimed to the standards as described in Alberta’s 2010 Reclamation Criteria for Wellsites and Associated Facilities in Forested Lands. The initial planning and construction of a wellsite have a significant impact on the cost and success of final reclamation. This document discusses the process for construction of wellsites with consideration for their final reclamation.

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