An Oil-Fueled Boomtown in Canada's Subarctic

Neil Camarta stands on the banks of the Athabasca River, which runs through Alberta's oil sands. Camarta, who runs Petro-Canada's oil-sands project, says his company will probably build an airstrip to fly workers in.
Neil Camarta stands on the banks of the Athabasca River, which runs through Alberta's oil sands. Camarta, who runs Petro-Canada's oil-sands project, says his company will probably build an airstrip to fly workers in.