Geological Survey of Canada (Natural Resources Canada)
Canadian National Committee for the International Year of Planet Earth(this committee adopted the book as one of its major projects and approachedsponsors including Nexen Inc. and the chapter supporters).
Nexen Energy ULC
Canadian Geological Foundation
Ministère des Ressources naturelles du Québec
Chapter 1 (On the Rocks): John Maher
Chapter 2 (Dance of the Continents): James D. Reimer
Chapter 3 (It’s About Time): Roger Smith, Suncor Energy (retired)
Chapter 4 (Fossils and the Bush of Life): Ian Young
Chapter 5 (From Stardust to Continents): Ken Gillis, Hudbay Minerals Inc.
Chapter 6 (Laying the Foundations): The Mining Association of Nova Scotia
Chapter 7 (Southern Sojourn): John Boyd, RPS Boyd PetroSearch
Chapter 8 (Crossing the Equator): Michael Rose, founder,Berkley Petroleum, Duvernay Oil and Tourmaline Oil
Chapter 9 (Pangea Breaks Up): Dale Leckie, Nexen Energy ULC
Chapter 10 (Final Approach): John ‘t Hart, Talisman Energy (retired)
Chapter 11 (The Ice Age): Stephen Marston
Chapter 12 (Forging a Nation): Robert Horn
Chapter 13 (Having the Energy): Clayton Riddell, founder, Paramount Resources Ltd.
Chapter 14 (Building Canada): Institut national de la recherche scientifique, Québec
Chapter 15 (Water: A Clear Necessity): Canadian Chapter of the I. A. H.,in memory of Canada’s groundwater pioneers
Chapter 16 (At the Beach): Stephan Benediktson, Taylor Hill Exploration Ltd.
Chapter 17 (On Dangerous Ground): Darcy Marud
Chapter 18 (Environmental Challenges): Canadian Geoscience Education Network,in memory of Ward Neale
Chapter 19 (Toxins in the Rocks): Tamaratt Teaching Chair in Geoscience,University of Calgary
Chapter 20 (Canada’s Geological Heritage): Scott Jobin-Bevans, Caracle CreekInternational Consulting Inc., in memory of Douglas Robert Bowie (1942–2008)
The Atlantic Geoscience Society provided funding for the acquisitionof additional illustrative materials.
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