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Geology of the Nipigon basin, Ontario

Geology of the Nipigon basin, Ontario

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Published by Dept. of Mines in Ottawa .
Written in English


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The Physical Object
Pagination152 p.
Number of Pages152
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Open LibraryOL22007904M

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Geology of the Nipigon basin, Ontario Download PDF EPUB FB2

ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: At head of title: Canada. Dept. of Mines. Geological Survey Branch. Original issued in series: Memoir. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wilson, Alfred William Gunning, Geology of the Nipigon basin, Ontario. Ottawa, Government Printing Bureau,   Addeddate Bib_id Bookplateleaf Call number jlb Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II External-identifier urn:oclc:recordPages: centred on the town of Nipigon, is known for towering cliffs, distinctive Geology of the Nipigon basin rocks, and a Lake Superior shoreline of elongate peninsulas, bays and islands.

This GeoTour highlights 9 well-known geological sites that illustrate this unique geology and geography. A map showing the extent of tablelands and the location of GeoTour Size: 9MB. Full text of "Geology of the Nipigon Basin, Ontario [microform]" See other formats. Lying metres ( ft) above sea level, the lake drains into the Nipigon River and thence into Nipigon Bay of Lake lake and river are the largest tributaries of Lake Superior.

It lies about kilometres (75 mi) northeast of the city of Thunder Bay, Ontario. Lake Nipigon has a total area (including islands within the lake) of 4, square kilometres (1, sq mi), Location: Ontario.

In; Easton, M. and Hollings, P. (Eds.), Institute Ontario book Lake Superior Geology Proceedings, 51st Annual Meeting, Nipigon, Ontario, Part 1 - Proceedings and Abstracts, v, part 1, Published by the 51st Institute on Lake Superior Geology and distributed by the ILSG Secretary: Pete Hollings - ILSG Secretary Department of Geology Lakehead University.

51st institute on lake superior geology volume 51 consists of: part 1: program and abstracts part 2: field trip guidebook trip 1: geology and fold mineralisation of the beardmore-geraldton greenstone belt trip 2: quaternary geology of the beardmore – nipigon area trips 3 & 6: a stratigraphic transect across the northern flank of the midcontinent rift near rossport trip 4: File Size: 4MB.

Nipigon basin (Zotai,; Teller and Thorleifson,). From the Nipigon basin, overflow from Lake Agassiz was routed south to Lake Superior through one or more deep bedrock channels (Fig. 1) (Teller and Mahnic, ). Shortly after BP, the margin of the Laurentide Ice Sheet had retreated far enough north of the Nipigon basin.

Geology is a science which focuses on the study of solid Earth, the rocks of which it is composed and the processes by which it changes. It provides insight into the Earth's past including the evolutionary history of life and past y is commercially important for mineral exploration and for evaluating natural resources.

It also helps find solutions to. The Nipigon Embayment is underlain by Archean rocks of the English River, Wabigoon, and Quetico subprovinces, and intruded along the west side by late- to post-tectonic mafic to uCited by: Home» Mines and Mineral Division» Land Tenure and Geoscience Resources» Geology Ontario.

Search GeologyOntario. Expand to view Table description. The table provides information about all GeologyOntario databases. Find out more about each database by clicking the link under the Database Description column. Each database can be viewed using.

Ontario Rocks tells this fascinating 3 billion year long story of Ontario's geological evolution, from its beginnings as part of an early landmass called Arctica, its incorporation into enormous supercontinents, through to the repeated ice ages and abrupt climatic changes of the last few thousand years.

Merging Canadian geology with/5(8). Here is the web page for the Lake Nipigon Basin Signature Site. Welcome to Ontora.

A grassroots organization dedicated to restoring equal public access to Crown Land in Ontario. Proterozoic Ultramafic-Mafic Intrusions of the Nipigon Plate, Beardmore, Ontario T.R. Hart 1, M. terMeer, C.

Jolette1, and B.M. Duggan2 1Precambrian Geoscience Section, Ontario Geological Survey 2Department of Geological Sciences, Queens University e-mail: @ A Proterozoic peridotite overlain by one ofFile Size: 90KB. Ontario is bordered by the James Bay, Hudson Bay, Lake Superior, Lake Ontario, the United States to the south, Quebec to the east, and Manitoba to the west.

Explore Ontario, Canada Using Google Earth Google Earth is a free program from Google that allows you to explore satellite images showing the cities and landscapes of Ontario and all of. Middleton gave a technical talk on the Nipigon basin at the Northwestern Ontario Mines and Minerals Symposium in Thunder Bay, April 9 and Neil Pettigrew, a project geologist with Avalon Ventures, says Middleton has developed “a model for the Nipigon basin that could host a Noril sk type deposit.

Northward extrapolation of former water planes of the Lake Superior Basin from Nipigon, Ontario to the Nakina II moraine in the direction of maximum uplift +2 Paleogeographic reconstructions. Road Rocks Ontario: Over Geological Wonders to Discover Paperback – March He has authored more than publications in leading scientific journals on ice age geology and environmental geology and has conducted geological fieldwork from the Arctic to the Antarctic, including work with the Ocean Drilling Program onboard the drillship /5(14).

Road Rocks Ontario: Over Geological Wonders to Discover [Eyles, Nick] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Road Rocks Ontario: Over Geological Wonders to Discover/5(13). This basin has been interpreted as a foreland basin that developed north of the Penokean Fold-and-Thrust Belt (ca.

Ma), or alternatively, as a backarc basin north of the Wisconsin magmatic terrane. The basal unit in the basin, the siliciclastic Pokegama Formation, was deposited upon the ca.

Ma granitic-volcanic basement.ONTARIO GEOLOGICAL SURVEY (b) Bedrock geology of Ontario, east-central sheet. OGS map, scale. PYE,EG () Geology and Scenery: Rainy Lake and East to Lake Superior.

ODM Geol. Guide Book 1, pp. PYE,EG () Roadside geology of Ontario: North Shore of Lake Superior. OGS Rock On Series 2, pp.The stratigraphy of Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada: annual field trip, JuneMichigan Geological Society.

Edwards Brothers, - Geology, Stratigraphic - 30 pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. The stratigraphy of Manitoulin Island, Ontario, Canada: annual field trip, June