Identification Information
Title British Columbia Energy and Mines Offshore (Theme)
Description This Dataset is a collection of spatially mapped offshore resources developed by the province of British Columbia. It includes routes that cruise ships travel off the coast of BC, point locations of exploratory wells off the coast of British Columbia, locations of Provincial offshore oil and gas tenures, Pacific Coast Sedimentary Basins (areas of petroleum extraction potential) and Western Limit of Tanker Exclusion Zone where tankers must travel outside this zone
Data Custodian Organization BCGOV EMPR BC Geological Survey Branch
Date of Data 2004-01-01  (revision)
Resource Status onGoing
Update Cycle asNeeded
System LRDW
Product Type Theme
Contact #1
Contact Name Jones, Larry
Contact Organization Mining & Mineral Resources Division, Ministry of Energy and Mines
Email Address Larry.Jones@gov.bc.ca
Phone Number (250) 952-0386
AccessYes or NoBusiness ImpactComments
1) Is this data freely viewable by the public?Yes  
2) Is this data freely downloadable by the public?Yes  
4) Is this dataset available under the Open Government License of British Columbia?No  
Feature Types #1
Feature Type Name Cruise Ship Routes
Linkage (URL) https://apps.gov.bc.ca/pub/geometadata/metadataDetail.do?recordUID=7410&recordSet=ISO19115
Feature Types #2
Feature Type Name Provincial offshore oil and gas tenures
Linkage (URL) https://apps.gov.bc.ca/pub/geometadata/metadataDetail.do?recordUID=7411&recordSet=ISO19115
Feature Types #3
Feature Type Name Sedimentary Basins
Linkage (URL) https://apps.gov.bc.ca/pub/geometadata/metadataDetail.do?recordUID=7412&recordSet=ISO19115
Feature Types #4
Feature Type Name Western Limit of Tanker Exclusion Zone
Linkage (URL) https://apps.gov.bc.ca/pub/geometadata/metadataDetail.do?recordUID=34131&recordSet=ISO19115
Metadata Information
Metadata Date 2013-09-09
Unique Metadata URL https://apps.gov.bc.ca/pub/geometadata/metadataDetail.do?recordUID=7330&recordSet=ISO19115