Survey Metadata

Till

New Brunswick

1991

Till sampling survey, McAdam area, NTS 21G/11, southwest New Brunswick, 1991-1994.





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Survey Description


Approximately 343 sediment samples (mostly till) were collected between 1991 and 1994 in the McAdam area of southwest New Brunswick.  The data are published in New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources and Energy Open File Report 95-5.  The data were released digitally in Open File 2002-8.

Data Description:

Paper report; no data lists (Open File Report 95-5); digital data (Open File 2002-8).

Quantities Analysed:

<0.063 mm fraction by ICP-AES for 7 elements, by INAA for 28 elements, by CV-AAS for Hg, and by fusion for Sn.

Geochem Maps Available:

Contoured maps show element dispersal.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Seaman, A.A., Stumpf, A.J., Bell, G. (1995). Till geochemistry maps (Au, Ag, As, Hg, Sb), McAdam (NTS 21 G/11) map area, New Brunswick. New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Geological Surveys Branch Map Plate 95-13A. (more)
2 Stumpf, A.J. (1995). Quaternary geology and dispersal patterns of the McAdam (21 G/11) map area, York County, New Brunswick. New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Geological Surveys Branch Open File Report 95-5. (more)
3 Stumpf, A.J. (1995). Quaternary geology and dispersal patterns of the McAdam (NTS 21G/11) map area, York County, New Brunswick. M.Sc. thesis, University of New Brunswick. (more)
4 Stumpf, A.J., Broster, B.E., Seaman, A.A. (1997). Lithological and geochemical dispersal in till; McAdam area, New Brunswick. Atlantic Geology, v. 33, p. 31-42. (more)
5 Seaman, A.A. (2003). Till geochemistry of the McAdam (NTS 21G/11) map area, York County, New Brunswick. New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources, Open File 2002-8, 86 p. (more)
6 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)
7 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
45.5° 45.75° -67.5° -67°

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

  • Covers NTS 21G/11, McAdam, in southwest New Brunswick.  It is bordered to the southwest by the Maine-New Brunswick border.

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