Publications and Maps

​The following publications relate to Alberta's coal sector.

Coal and Mineral Development Annual Reports

These Year in Review annual reports of Alberta’s Coal and Mineral Development Branch provide a yearly overview of the coal, metallic and industrial mineral activity in Alberta.

2017PDF icon 2016 PDF icon 2015 - 2011external link icon


Coal Activity Map
Interactive map showing current dispositions of coal mineral rights in Alberta.

Coal Mine Atlas of Alberta (Alberta Energy Regulator, AER)

This AER publication provides an interactive map showing the locations of coal mines, and exploratory and experimental excavations, which are currently operating in Alberta or have operated in the past.

Products and Services Catalogue(Alberta Energy Regulator, AER)

The AER publishes a variety of publications related to coal resource development and production. Some of these publications contain coal maps. Some AER publications are available online at no charge. Others are available for purchase.

A listing of external resources for coal and minerals is also available.