Survey Metadata

Till

Newfoundland and Labrador

1982

Till sampling survey, NTS 12A/15, central Newfoundland, 1982.





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Survey Description


Till sampling was carried out in 1982 in the Buchans map area, central Newfoundland.  The data are published in Newfoundland Department of Mines and Energy Open File 12A/0396.

Data Description:

Paper report and maps.

Quantities Analysed:

<0.063 mm fraction analyzed by AAS for 9 elements, using 3 different digestions depending on the element

Geochem Maps Available:

Maps 84-69 to 84-76 (proportional symbols) show the dispersal of selected elements in till.

Other Analyses:

Pebble lithologies.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Sparkes, B.G. (1987). Glacial geology and till geochemistry of the Buchans map area, Newfoundland (NTS 12A/15). Newfoundland Department of Mines and Energy Newfoundland 12A/0396. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1982-1987 Central Newfoundland till sampling surveys carried out in 1982 (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
48.75° 49° -57° -56.5°

The geographic extent of the survey is defined by the following polygons:

  • Covers NTS 12A/15, the Buchans map area, central Newfoundland.  It is bounded to the south by Red Indian Lake.

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