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1992

GSC Prairies regional till and borehole samples – indicator mineral picking

Type: lab data



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Bundle Description

Heavy mineral concentrates were prepared from till and borehole samples collected in 1992 across the Prarie Provinces.  Indicator minerals were picked by CF Minerals, Kelowna, BC.

Sample Classification (Analytical)

IndexSample CountSurveySample TypePrep Lab MaterialControl RefUnknown SourceDuplicates count
816  Ultra-low density till and soil sampling survey, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta, 1992. (more) Till HMC separation (SRC/ODM) No  No 

Analytical Package Description

Laboratory: Saskatchewan Research Council / Consorminex

Name: SRC / Consorminex: IM picking (more)

Saskatchewan Research Council and Consorminex Inc. were jointly responsible for the indicator mineral picking.

Analytical Suites:

IndexName
1  SRC / Consorminex indicator mineral grain counts

Analytical Methods:

IndexColumn NameSuite OrderMethod OrderSuite RepeatQuantityUnitsDetermination Limit
1  Grt_pink    Garnet - pink  count  
2  Grt_orange    Garnet - orange  count  
3  Brt_bladed    Brt - bladed  count  
4  Brt_tabular    Brt - tabular  count  
5  Brt_irreg    Brt - irreg  count  
6  Cpx    Cpx  count  
7  Opx    Opx  count  
8  Cld    Cld  count  
9  Amp    Amp  count  
10  Epi  10    Ep  count  
11  St  11    St  count  
12  Goe  12    Gth  count  
13  Hem  13    Hem  count  
14  Ky  14    Ky  count  
15  Lcx  15    Lcx  count  
16  Mnz  16    Mnz  count  
17  Py_fresh  17    Py - fresh  count  
18  Py_altered  18    Py - altered  count  
19  Rt_coloured  19    Rt - coloured  count  
20  Sd  20    Sd  count  
21  Ttn  21    Ttn  count  
22  Tur  22    Tur  count  
23  Ilm_grey  23    Ilm - grey  count  
24  Ilm_euhedral  24    Ilm - euhedral  count  
25  Blk_opq  25    Black opaques  count  
26  Zrn  26    Zrn  count  
27  Qz_Fsp  27    Qz Fsp  count  
28  Unident  28    Unident  count  
29  Total  29    Total  count  
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