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Quality Evaluation Dataset of the Play-Based Regulation Pilot Study Area Derived from 2005 Landsat Imagery (Image data, Tiff format) In 2014, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) initiated a Play-Based Regulation (PBR) pilot project as a step towards implementation of the Unconventional Regulatory Framework. One of the goals of the PBR pilot is to encourage companies in the unconventional play area to work together on plans for surface development to minimize the numbers of facilities and surface impacts. This data set is one of a series created using earth observation imagery to assess surface change caused by energy exploration. The PBR area extends from Twp. 52, Rge. 7, W 5th Mer. to Twp. 70, Rge. 5, W 6th Mer., covering the towns of Edson, Fox Creek, Mayerthorpe, Whitecourt, Swan Hills, and Valleyview. This quality evaluation dataset was produced for 2005 Landsat data to identify possible misclassified areas due to sensor noise, cloud, haze, and cloud shadow. These areas are assigned to ‘bad pixels’ or value ‘1’ in the quality evaluation dataset. 2015-01-01 2020-05-05 Government of Alberta AGS-Info@aer.ca Form DescriptorsNature and EnvironmentScience and Technologyin situland useLandsat 7remote sensingshale gasvegetationwells83e83f83g83j83k83l83m83n83oAlbertaCanadaEdsonFox CreekMayerthorpeSwan HillsValleyviewWhitecourtGovernment information Alberta GeoportalHTML https://geodiscover.alberta.ca/geoportal/rest/metadata/item/07caf432234a44118ba55f4dd237a6c5/html DIG_2015_0035.zipTIFF https://ags.aer.ca/document/DIG/DIG_2015_0035.zip

Quality Evaluation Dataset of the Play-Based Regulation Pilot Study Area Derived from 2005 Landsat Imagery (Image data, Tiff format)

In 2014, the Alberta Energy Regulator (AER) initiated a Play-Based Regulation (PBR) pilot project as a step towards implementation of the Unconventional Regulatory Framework. One of the goals of the PBR pilot is to encourage companies in the unconventional play area to work together on plans for surface development to minimize the numbers of facilities and surface impacts. This data set is one of a series created using earth observation imagery to assess surface change caused by energy exploration. The PBR area extends from Twp. 52, Rge. 7, W 5th Mer. to Twp. 70, Rge. 5, W 6th Mer., covering the towns of Edson, Fox Creek, Mayerthorpe, Whitecourt, Swan Hills, and Valleyview. This quality evaluation dataset was produced for 2005 Landsat data to identify possible misclassified areas due to sensor noise, cloud, haze, and cloud shadow. These areas are assigned to ‘bad pixels’ or value ‘1’ in the quality evaluation dataset.

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