Oil & Gas
c/o Canada Communication Group
Phone: (819) 995-2943
Toll Free: 1-800-387-2000
Fax: (819) 994-1498
Natural Gas. A free booklet which summarizes natural gas as a transportation
fuel choice. Grades: 4-12.
Conventional Fuels. A free publication which describes the production
and use of oil-based fuels. Grades: 7-12.
Film Board of Canada
Toll Free: 1-800-267-7710
Fax: (514) 283-7564
HARD OIL! This video tells the story of the early Canadian oil
industry from about 1850 to 1900 in Ontario. Cost: $29.95 to $39.95 and is
also available on loan from Canadian public libraries.
Educational Video Duplication Service - Media Group
Phone: (306) 933-4212
Toll Free: 1-888-682-8808
Fax: (306) 933-3183
Natural Gas...The Movie. This video discusses natural gas in Saskatchewan.
Grades: 4-9. Cost: $1 per copy, plus charge for the videotape, case and shipping.
Horsepower from Fossils. This video outlines the origin of petroleum
and how it powers vehicles. Cost: $1 per copy, plus charge for the videotape,
case and shipping.
Phone: (403) 264-6064
Fax: (403) 237-6286
Did You Know? British Columbias Petroleum Industry
This pamphlet provides an overview of BCs petroleum industry. Grades:
7-12. Cost: no charge for a single copy, $25 for 100.
Backgrounder: Canada Benefits
A background paper covering the importance of Canadas petroleum industry
and the implications thereof. Grades: 7-12. Cost: no charge for the first
copy, additional copies $1 each. Background papers also on: crude oil, gas,
natural gas, pipelines, technology for exploration
Survey of Canada (Atlantic)
Phone: (902) 426-4386
Fax: (902) 426-4848
A 31-page booklet describing Canadas Atlantic offshore petroleum resources
and the challenges faced by offshore drilling. Grades: 7-12. Cost: free.
CANADIAN GAS ASSOCIATION