Survey Metadata

Till

New Brunswick

1990

Till sampling survey, Canterbury area, NTS 21G/14 southwest New Brunswick, 1990-1991.





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Survey Description


273 till samples were collected in the Canterbury area, southwest New Brunswick in 1990 and 1991.  The data are published New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources and Energy Open File Report 92-5.  These data were republished as part of New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources and Energy Map Plates 96-2A, 96-2B and 96-2C.

Data Description:

Paper report.

Quantities Analysed:

<0.063 mm fraction by AAS for base metals and by INAA for 33 elements.

Geochem Maps Available:

None.

Other Analyses:

Pebble lithologies (3-8 cm size); grain-size (<2 mm)

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Balzer, S.A. (1992). Quaternary geology and dispersal patterns of the Canterbury area, New Brunswick. M.Sc. thesis, University of New Brunswick, 192p. (more)
2 Balzer, S.A. (1992). Quaternary geology and dispersal patterns of the Canterbury area, New Brunswick. New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Geological Surveys Branch Open File Report 92-5. (more)
3 Balzer, S.A., Broster, B.E. (1994). Comparison of clast and matrix dispersal in till: Canterbury area, New Brunswick. Atlantic Geology, v.30, p.9-17. (more)
4 Balzer, S.A., Seaman, A.A. (1996). Au, Ag, As, Hg and Sb values in tills of the Canterbury (21 G/14) map area, New Brunswick. New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources and Energy, Minerals and Energy Division, Map Plate 96-2A. (more)
5 Balzer, S.A., Seaman, A.A. (1996). Cu, Pb, Zn, Co and Ni values in tills of the Canterbury (21 G/14) map area, New Brunswick. New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources and Energy, Minerals and Energy Division, Map Plate 96-2B. (more)
6 Balzer, S.A., Seaman, A.A. (1996). Mn, Fe, Sn, W, Th and U values in tills of the Canterbury (21 G/14) map area, New Brunswick. New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources and Energy, Minerals and Energy Division, Map Plate 96-2C. (more)
7 Allard, S. (2004). Levelling methods for regional till geochemistry data from southwestern New Brunswick. In Geological Investigations in New Brunswick for 2003, G.L. Martin (ed.). New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Minerals, Policy and Planning Division, Mineral Resource Report 2004-4, p.1-20. (more)
8 Allard, S., Seaman, A.A., Pronk, A.G., Boldon, G.R. (2005). Till geochemistry of southwestern New Brunswick. New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Mineral Resource Report MRR 2005-6 (digital). (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1990-2005 Quaternary geology and till geochemistry project, southwest and west central New Brunswick, 1995-2004 (more)
2 2007-2009 New Brunswick Data Levelling Project (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
45.75° 46° -67.5° -67°

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

  • Covers NTS 21G/14 (Canterbury) in southwest New Brunswick.  The towns of Canterbury and Prince William lie in the western and eastern part of the study area, respectively.

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