Summary of Activities 2014


Mineral deposit studies

  • Location and characterization of pegmatites in the southern Baffin Island region, Nunavut: field and satellite observations
    A. Bigio, P. Budkewitsch and D. Lentz

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  • Mafic, ultramafic and layered mafic-ultramafic sills, Meta Incognita Peninsula, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut
    M.R. St-Onge, N.M. Rayner, D. Liikane and T. Chadwick

    Download 1.68 MB

Regional geoscience

  • New insights on the cooling history of Hall Peninsula, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut, using 40Ar/39Ar thermochronology on muscovite
    D.R. Skipton, D.A. Schneider, D. Kellett and N. Joyce

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    Supplementary Data
    CNGO-GDS2015-001 / Download 668.74 KB

  • New (2013–2014) U-Pb geochronological results from northern Hall Peninsula, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut
    N.M. Rayner

    Download 4.89 MB

    Supplementary Data
    CNGO-GDS2015-002 / Download 491.93 KB

  • Geology, geochemistry and geochronology of basement rocks around the Discovery camp, Chidliak diamond project, northern Hall Peninsula, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut
    K.M. Ansdell, A. Hunchak and J. Pell

    Download 3.07 MB

    Supplementary Data
    CNGO-GDS2015-006 / Download 323.84 KB

  • Geochemistry, mineralogy and sedimentology of surficial sediments, Hall Peninsula, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut
    T. Tremblay, J. Leblanc-Dumas and M. Allard

    Download 3.65 MB

    Supplementary Data
    CNGO-GDS2015-003 / Download 585 KB

  • Characteristics of a preglacial or interglacial regolith preserved under nonerosive ice during the last glacial maximum in central Hall Peninsula, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut
    J. Leblanc-Dumas, M. Allard and T. Tremblay

    Download 3.61 MB

  • Geological reconnaissance for Ordovician stratigraphy and petroleum potential, Akpatok Island, Nunavut
    S. Zhang and D.J. Mate

    Download 4.51 MB

  • Geological framework of the 1.9-1.6 Ga Elu Basin, western Nunavut: representative sedimentology, gamma-ray spectrometry and lithogeochemistry
    A. Ielpi and R.H. Rainbird

    Download 2.76 MB

    Supplementary Data
    CNGO-GDS2015-004 / Download 327.17 KB

  • Aeromagnetic survey of the McKeand River area, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut
    W. Miles, D.J. Mate, M.R. St-Onge and H.M. Steenkamp

    Download 2.14 MB

  • Bedrock mapping of eastern Meta Incognita Peninsula, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut
    M.R. St-Onge, N.M. Rayner, H.M. Steenkamp and D.R Skipton

    Download 7.47 MB

Geoscience for infrastructure

  • Infrastructure and climate warming impacts on ground thermal regime, Iqaluit International Airport, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut
    A.-M. Leblanc, G.A. Oldenborger, W.E. Sladen and M. Allard

    Download 2.32 MB

  • Reconnaissance seabed mapping around Hall and Cumberland peninsulas, Nunavut: opening up southeastern Baffin Island to nearshore geological investigations
    J.E. Hughes Clarke, J. Muggah, W. Renoud, T. Bell, D.L. Forbes, B. Cowan and J. Kennedy

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  • Integrated seabed mapping of Frobisher Bay, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut to support infrastructure development, exploration, and natural-hazard assessment
    D.J. Mate, D.C. Campbell, J.V. Barrie, J.E. Hughes Clarke, J. Muggah, T. Bell and D.L. Forbes

    Download 4.19 MB

Carving stone

  • Carving stone and mineral resource potential of the Opingivik deposit, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut
    H.M. Steenkamp, M.A. Beauregard and D.J. Mate

    Download 4.55 MB

    Supplementary Data
    CNGO-GDS2015-005 / Download 196.76 MB

  • Nunavut Carving Stone Deposit Evaluation Program: 2013 and 2014 fieldwork in the Kitikmeot Region, Belcher Islands, Hall Peninsula and Repulse Bay, Nunavut
    M.A. Beauregard and J. Ell

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Outreach and capacity building

  • Greenland and Nunavut Geoscience Workshop 2014, Nuuk, Greenland
    K. Thorsøe, D.J. Mate and M.D. Poulsen

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