Please join StudyMode to read the full document. As a type of unconventional petroleum deposit, tar sands are found in many places worldwide, the largest deposits are found in Alberta, Canada. The Alberta tar sand deposits contain more than Although substantial amount of the world's oil is in the form of tar sands , it is not all recoverable. However, there are serious social, economical and environmental consequences in the tar sands development. By grading the Alberta tar sands development on each of the six measures of Enlightened Sustainability Policy, this report will provide a detailed evaluation of the overall sustainability of the Alberta
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Although there is more traffic because of the mine, it seems relatively harmless. As time goes on, however, you start to feel as if something is off. You switch to bottled water and try to avoid using the public water as much as possible. A couple of years later, the news comes out that the frac sand mine had been.
A Colombian sand miner dives under the water to extract sand from the bottom of the river La Vieja in Cartago, Colombia. A Colombian sand miner loads the extracted sand into a car on the bank of the river La Vieja in Cartago, Colombia. A Colombian sand miner unloads a bucket full of gravel into his boat anchored in the middle of the river La Vieja in Cartago, Colombia.