Till sampling survey, NTS 40J/2, 3, 6, 7, 40G/10, 15 in Essex County, southwestern Ontario, 1988 and 1989.
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Approximately 60 till and 85 glaciolacustrine sand/silt samples collected in Essex County, southwestern Ontario in 1988 and 1989. Data published in Ontario Geological Survey Open File Report 5886.
Paper report; data lists on diskette (ASCII).
<0.037 mm fraction by AAS after total digestion (HNO3-HF) for Co, Cr, Cu, Ni, Pb, Zn, Fe.
Geochem Maps Available:
Grain size (<2 mm fraction), carbonate (<0.076 mm fraction (Chittick)), heavy mineral concentrate for point counts; clay mineralogy.
|1||Morris, T.F. (1994). Quaternary geology of Essex County, southwestern Ontario. Ontario Geological Survey Open File Report 5886. (more)|
|2||Morris, T.F., Kelly, R.I. (1997). Origin and physical and chemical characteristics of glacial overburden in Essex and Kent counties, southwestern Ontario. Canadian Journal of Earth sciences, v. 34, p. 233-246. (more)|
|1||1988-1994||Essex County, southwestern Ontario till sampling survey carried out in 1988 and 1989 (more)|
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The geographic extent of the survey is defined by the following polygons:
Covers parts of NTS 40J/6, 40J/3, 40J/2, 40J/7, 40G/15 and 40G/10 in Essex County in southwestern Ontario. It is bounded to the south by Lake Erie, to the north by Lake St. Clair and to the west by the Detroit River.
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