BC OGRIS’s vision, mission, and mandate can be found here.



The BC OGRIS identifies strategic themes and topics for funding in ten envelopes listed below. Funding envelopes change from time to time based on priorities identified by the BC OGRIS Members and Board of Directors.

  • Environmental Research:
    • Methane
    • Water
    • Seismicity
    • Air
  • Engineering and Safety Research
    • Pipelines
    • Wells, Facilities, Other
  • Indigenous Programs
    • Aboriginal Liaison Program
    • Indigenous Restoration (Pilot) Projects
  • Operations--Local Issues
  • Restoration