Canada’s exploration scene has always been focused offshore the east coast, in the waters off Newfoundland & Labrador in particular.

All eyes in 2022 will be on the plans of Equinor, ExxonMobil and — potentially — BP.

Norwegian player Equinor will drill two probes on the Sitka and Cambriol Central prospects in the prolific Flemish Pass basin, in an effort to further boost resources at the billion-barrel Bay du Nord discovery.