Project Metadata

Batterson, M.J.


Avalon and Bonavista Peninsulas, Newfoundland till sampling survey carried out in 2000, 2002 and 2003

Project Description

A regional mapping and till geochemistry project was carried out in eastern Newfoundland.  It commenced on the Bonavista Peninsula in 2000 (Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Mines and Energy Open File NFLD/2734) and continued onto the western Avalon Peninsula and Isthmus in 2002 (Open File NFLD/2824).  Work in 2003 completed coverage on the Bay de Verde Peninsula and extended sampling into the central Avalon Peninsula (Open File NFLD/2869).  Results from this project will help in mineral exploration.

Survey History

1Till sampling, NTS 1N, M, 2C, eastern Newfoundland, 2002. (more)
2Till sampling, NTS 2C/3, 4, 5, 6, 10 11, 12, 2D/1, 8, Bonavista Peninsula, eastern Newfoundland, 2000. (more)
3Till sampling, NTS 1N/5, 6, 11, 12, 14, 2C/2, 3, eastern Newfoundland, 2003. (more)

Project Funding

Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Mines and Energy

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