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September 5, 2017 | Life of a Natural Gas Well

Stewart Muir is founder and executive director of the Resource Works Society, a Vancouver-based group open to participation by British Columbians from all walks of life who are concerned about their future economic opportunities. He is an author, journalist and historian with experience on three continents including a financial editor of The Vancouver Sun responsible for mining and markets coverage. Since Resource Works was established in 2014, the group has gained international recognition for its practical approach to the public challenges of responsible natural resource development and use.

We’re often asked how natural gas, which occurs in great abundance in western Canada, can be extracted with minimal impact on land and water. This animation shows the steps involved.

This article from JWN Energy was so informative, we just had to create an animated version. Share it to spread the knowledge!


Based on actual practices at a Seven Generations Energy “super pad” in the Montney shale region of western Canada.

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September 5th, 2017

Posted In: Resource Works

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