Geoscience and Data

This page includes geoscience reports describing the geology and exploration potential of the Call for Bids NS21-1 parcels and well, seismic and GIS information.

  • Two mainly deepwater parcels located on the southwestern Scotian margin with potential for both oil and gas.


  • Parcels are located along Nova Scotia's under-explored volcanic passive margin - the conjugate of the Tarfaya Basin in Morocco, which has numerous oil shows.


  • Numerous amplitude supported leads in both stratigraphic and salt related traps.


Exploration potential of Call for Bids NS21-1 (Parcel Overview)


Nova Scotia’s volcanic passive margin - exploration history, geology, and play concepts off southwestern Nova Scotia (Geoscience Study)