3D Provincial Geological Model

We have just released the first 3D Provincial Geological Framework Model of Alberta!

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Groundwater Inventory Program

We study Alberta's groundwater to learn how much exists, its chemistry, where it interacts with water on the surface, and its importance as a resource for our province.

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Earthquakes and Seismicity in Alberta

We study earthquakes and other ground movement (seismicity) learning where, why, and when they occur to support decision-making in our province.

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Alberta Geology in Minecraft

Explore the geology of Alberta in Minecraft. Check out our two new models of Dinosaur Provincial Park, Alberta:

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The ATS Conversion Tools will be unavailable from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm on Tuesday June 19th while updates are performed. Please refrain from using the tools during this period.





The Alberta Geological Survey publishes technical reports, maps, data, models, and more.

Interactive Maps

Our Interactive Maps highlight some of the geology and earth resource data published by AGS, and enable you to download the data in spreadsheet, shapefile or KML format.

Open Data Portal

Our Open Data Portal provides access to data describing the geology of the province of Alberta by topic or location, and links to our interactive maps, reports, and featured projects.

Presentations & Posters

Over its history, AGS scientists have participated in a number of conferences and presentations on various geological topics for the province.

Table of Formations

The Alberta Table of Formations is routinely updated to reflect current scientific information.