Project Metadata

Stea, R.R.


Cumberland County, Nova Scotia till sampling survey carried out in 1981

Project Description

Surficial mapping and trace element analyses of surficial deposits in Cumberland County, Nova Scotia were carried out beginning in 1981.  The aim of the project was to provide a database in northern Nova Scotia on the nature and extent of surficial materials and the effects of glaciations, in order to aid in mineral exploration, environmental assessment and industrial construction.  The data are published in Geological Survey of Canada Paper 85-17.

Survey History

1Till sampling, NTS 21H, northern Nova Scotia, 1981. (more)

Project Funding

Canada - Nova Scotia Co-operative Mineral Program (1981-1984)

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