Syncrude is one of the largest oil sands companies in Alberta. We have a long history of responsible operations, energy innovation and a strong commitment to the environment.

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Dung beetles reveal heaps of research findings

Apr 25, 2016

Research continues year-round to constantly monitor and assess Syncrude’s reclamation and environmental initiatives, including the bison herd which resides on reclaimed land, 40 kilometres north of Fort McMurray. When a species of dung beetle was found on Syncrude’s North Bison Pasture, researchers took notice, including Canada’s leading expert in bison and bison habitats, Wes Olson.


Sustainability Report 2014

The sustainability report provides an overview of our performance in the areas of finance and economic contribution, stakeholder and employee engagement, community investment, health and safety, and environmental stewardship.