North Dakota’s oil boom from space

March 9, 2012By Lorne StockmanBlog Post, Featured

It has been mentioned often that the mining of tar sands in Alberta, Canada can be seen from space. Recent composite images from the Air Force’s Meteorological Satellite, brought to our attention by the great work at, show another new form of North American oil production and its extensive reach and impact. The red area in the image is … Read More