Survey Metadata


New Brunswick


Till sampling survey, NTS 21G, J southwestern New Brunswick in 1983.

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Survey Description

More than 170 till samples collected in southwestern New Brunswick in 1983. Data published in GSC Open File 1313 and GSC Current Research 85-1B.

Data Description:

Paper reports.

Quantities Analysed:

<0.002 mm fraction by AAS after HNO3-HCl digestion for 12 elements, by fluorometric method for U and by colorimetric method for As.

Geochem Maps Available:

Contour maps show dispersal of trace and other elements (in Current Research 85-1B).

Other Analyses:

Grain-size (<2 mm fraction).

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Kettles, I.M., Wyatt, P.H. (1985). Applications of till geochemistry in southwestern New Brunswick: acid rain sensitivity and mineral exploration. In Current Research Part B. Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 85-1B, p. 413-422. (more)
2 Kettles, I.M., Wyatt, P.H. (1986). Reconnaissance geochemical data for till and other surficial sediments, southwestern New Brunswick. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1313. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1983-1985 Southwestern New Brunswick till sampling survey. 1983 (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
45.75° 46.75° -67.75° -66.88°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS 21G and 21J in southwestern New Brunswick.


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