Analytical Sample Bundle Metadata

2008

NASGLP Maritime Provinces – C horizon soil layer, < 2mm, grain size analysis

Type: lab data



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Bundle Description

Soil samples were collected from 178 sites in New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island in 2007, as part of the “North American Soil Geochemical Landscapes Project”.  The <2mm size fraction of the B horizon sample was analysed for grain size.

The data are published in GSC Open File 6433.

Sample Classification (Analytical)

IndexSample CountSurveySample TypePrep Lab MaterialControl RefUnknown SourceDuplicates count
178  NASGL soil survey, provinces of New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island, 2007. (more) C-horizon soil Undivided No  No 

Analytical Package Description

Laboratory: GSC: Sedimentology and Mineral Tracing Laboratory, Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa

Name: GSC Sed Lab grain size analysis (Lecotrac LT100) (more)

GSC Sedimentology Laboratory, Ottawa: grain size analysis using  a Lecotrac LT100

Analytical Suites:

IndexName
1  GSC Sed Lab grain size analysis (Lecotrac LT100) – summary of results
2  GSC Sed Lab grain size analysis (Lecotrac LT100) – Gradistat

Analytical Methods:

IndexColumn NameSuite OrderMethod OrderSuite RepeatQuantityUnitsDetermination Limit
1  Wt_Dry_Split    Wt  grams  
2  Wt_gt2mm    Wt  grams  
3  Wt_2_0063mm    Wt  grams  
4  Wt_lt0063mm    Wt  grams  
5  pct_Pebbles    Wt %  percent  
6  pct_Sand    Wt %  percent  
7  pct_Silt_63_2um    Wt %  percent  
8  pct_Clay_lt2um    Wt %  percent  
9  pct_Silt_63_4um    Wt %  percent  
10  pct_Clay_lt4um  10    Wt %  percent  
11  Wt_p1400    Wt %  percent  
12  Wt_p1000    Wt %  percent  
13  Wt_p0710    Wt %  percent  
14  Wt_p0500    Wt %  percent  
15  Wt_p0355    Wt %  percent  
16  Wt_p0250    Wt %  percent  
17  Wt_p0180    Wt %  percent  
18  Wt_p0125    Wt %  percent  
19  Wt_p0090    Wt %  percent  
20  Wt_p0063  10    Wt %  percent  
21  Wt_p0044  11    Wt %  percent  
22  Wt_p0031  12    Wt %  percent  
23  Wt_p0016  13    Wt %  percent  
24  Wt_p0008  14    Wt %  percent  
25  Wt_p0004  15    Wt %  percent  
26  Wt_p0002  16    Wt %  percent  
27  Wt_p0001  17    Wt %  percent  
28  Wt_p0000  18    Wt %  percent  
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