Here you will find links to resources and information about inactive oil wells in Alberta. Please familiarize yourself with this important literature before you consider adopting one of our orphans. Check back regularly for updates.
Alberta Energy Regulator on the Orphan Well Association: https://www.aer.ca/regulating-development/project-closure/liability-management-programs-and-processes/orphan-well-association
Orphan Well Association Inventory http://www.orphanwell.ca/pg_orphan_well_list.html
Orphan Well Association – Taking Orphans http://www.orphanwell.ca/pg_TakingOrphans.html
Alberta Energy Regulator on Closure: Abandonment, Remediation and Reclamation https://www.aer.ca/documents/enerfaqs/Closure_FS.pdf
DORIN. An Orphan Well and a Power Station An Orphan Well and a Power Station A Golden Opportunity for Clarity as to Orphan Well Laws (Including Urban Areas) DORIN LAND AND OILFIELD MANAGEMENT INC.
Landowners’ Guide to Oil and Gas Development 3rd edition (Book): http://www.pembina.org/pub/landowners