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Releases for 2018

November 22, 2018
Report of Activities 2018
Preliminary Maps:
PMAP2018-1 (parts of NTS 63K9, 10, 15, 16)
PMAP2018-2 (parts of NTS 63J5, 12 and 63K8, 9)
Open Files:

OF2018-3: Till composition of a sampling transect in the Lynn Lake area, northwest Manitoba (parts of NTS 64B12, 64C9, 11, 12, 14–16, 64F3, 4)
OF2018-4: Geology of the Tower Cu-Zn-Ag-Au deposit, sub-Phanerozoic Superior boundary zone, central Manitoba (part of NTS 63G14)
Data Repository Items:
DRI2018001
DRI2018002
DRI2018003
DRI2018004

September 27, 2018
Open File:
OF2018-2: Gravity gradiometer survey of the Creighton area, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, parts of NTS 63-L/8 and 63-K/5

April 4, 2018
Open File:
OF2018-1: Ice-flow history and till composition of the Southern Indian Lake area, north-central Manitoba (parts of NTS 64G1, 2, 7–10, 64B15)


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Releases for November 22, 2018


REPORT OF ACTIVITIES 2018

A comprehensive summary of geological investigations conducted by the Manitoba Geological Survey (MGS) in the past year. The report includes new field programs, new digital initiatives, and collaborative ventures with the federal government, universities and the mineral exploration industry. The Report of Activities provides industry with the most current geoscience information available to help focus exploration strategies and assist with mineral investment decisions for the coming year.
(178 p.; PDF)

PDFs of the entire Report of Activities 2018 are available for download free of charge at https://www.manitoba.ca/iem/geo/field/index.html

 

PRELIMINARY MAP SERIES

Note: Preliminary Maps are available in print for $10.00 plus PST or in PDF as a free download

PMAP2018-1
Sub-Phanerozoic geology of the south Wekusko Lake–Mitishto River area, eastern Flin Flon belt, west-central Manitoba (parts of NTS 63J5, 12 and 63K8, 9)

by K.D. Reid
(scale 1:50 000)
To Order

A PDF of this map is available to download free of charge at https://www.manitoba.ca/iem/info/libmin/PMAP2018-1.pdf

PMAP2018-2
Bedrock geology of the Wekusko Lake pegmatite field (northeastern block), central Manitoba (part of NTS 63J13)
by D. Benn, T. Martins, R.L. Linnen, J. Ziehlke and J. Singh
(scale 1:4000)
To Order

A PDF of this map is available to download free of charge at https://www.manitoba.ca/iem/info/libmin/PMAP2018-2.pdf

 

 

DATA REPOSITORY ITEMS

Note: Data Repository Items are only available in digital format for free download

DRI2018001

Kimberlite-indicator–mineral data derived from glacial sediments (till) in the Kaskattama highland area of northeastern Manitoba (parts of NTS 53N, O, 54B, C)
by T.J. Hodder
(Microsoft® Excel® file)

Supplements:
Hodder, T.J. and Kelley, S.E. 2018: Kimberlite-indicator minerals and clast-lithology composition of till, Kaskattama highland region, northeastern Manitoba (parts of NTS 53N, O, 54B, C); in Report of Activities 2018, Manitoba Growth, Enterprise and Trade, Manitoba Geological Survey, p. 150–165.

Free download: This Data Repository Item is available to download free of charge at https://www.manitoba.ca/iem/info/libmin/DRI2018001.xlsx

 

DRI2018002

Till-matrix geochemistry and clast-lithology count data from drillcore Kaskattama Kimberlite No. 1 (629938E, 6236237N, UTM Zone 15N [NAD83]), Kaskattama highland, northeastern Manitoba (part of NTS 54B7)
by T.J. Hodder
(Microsoft® Excel® file)

Supplements:
Hodder, T.J. 2018: Till composition of the Kaskattama Kimberlite No. 1 drillcore, Kaskattama highland region, northeastern Manitoba (part of NTS 54B7); in Report of Activities 2018, Manitoba Growth, Enterprise and Trade, Manitoba Geological Survey, p. 166–174.

Free download: This Data Repository Item is available to download free of charge at https://www.manitoba.ca/iem/info/libmin/DRI2018002.xlsx

 

DRI2018003

Geochemistry data of selected samples of volcanic and volcaniclastic rocks of the North Star assemblage, the West Reed–North Star shear zone and the Fourmile Island assemblage, Flin Flon belt, west-central Manitoba (parts of NTS 63K10, 15)
by S. Gagné, S.D. Anderson, M. Hamilton, R.-L. Simard and M. Lazzarotto
(Microsoft® Excel® file)

Supplements:
Gagné, S., Anderson, S.D., Hamilton, M., Simard, R.-L. and Lazzarotto, M. 2018: Geochemistry, Sm-Nd isotopes and U-Pb geochronology of volcanic rocks from the North Star assemblage and the West Reed–North Star shear zone, Flin Flon belt, west-central Manitoba (parts of NTS 63K10, 15): implications for VMS prospectivity; in Report of Activities 2018, Manitoba Growth, Enterprise and Trade, Manitoba Geological Survey, p. 48–63.

Free download: This Data Repository Item is available to download free of charge at https://www.manitoba.ca/iem/info/libmin/DRI2018003.xlsx

 

DRI2018004

Whole-rock lithogeochemistry, Sm-Nd isotope geochemistry, NORMAT alteration indices and normative mineral estimates, and thin section point count results for samples from the Tower Cu-Zn-Ag-Au deposit (part of NTS 63G14)
by C.G. Couëslan
(Microsoft® Excel® file)

Supplements:
Couëslan C.G. 2018: Geology of the Tower Cu-Zn-Ag-Au deposit, sub-Phanerozoic Superior boundary zone, central Manitoba (part of NTS 63G14); Manitoba Growth, Enterprise and Trade, Manitoba Geological Survey, Open File OF2018-4, 38 p.

Free download: This Data Repository Item is available to download free of charge at https://www.manitoba.ca/iem/info/libmin/DRI2018004.xlsx

 

OPEN FILES

OF2018-3

Till composition of a sampling transect in the Lynn Lake area, northwest Manitoba (parts of NTS 64B12, 64C9, 11, 12, 14–16, 64F3, 4)
by T.J. Hodder and M.S. Gauthier

Free download: This Open File is available to download free of charge at https://www.manitoba.ca/iem/info/libmin/OF2018-3.zip

 

OF2018-4

Geology of the Tower Cu-Zn-Ag-Au deposit, sub-Phanerozoic Superior boundary zone, central Manitoba (part of NTS 63G14)
by C.G. Couëslan

Free download: This Open File is available to download free of charge at https://www.manitoba.ca/iem/info/libmin/OF2018-4.pdf

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Release for September 27, 2018


OPEN FILES

OF2018-2

Gravity gradiometer survey of the Creighton area, Saskatchewan and Manitoba, parts of NTS 63-L/8 and 63-K/5
by O. Boulanger, F. Kiss and M. Coyle
(Also released as Geological Survey of Canada Open File 8440 and Saskatchewan Geological Survey Open File 2018-7)

Free download: This Open File is available to download free of charge at GEOSCAN.

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Releases for April 4, 2018


OPEN FILE SERIES

OF2018-1

Ice-flow history and till composition of the Southern Indian Lake area, north-central Manitoba (parts of NTS 64G1, 2, 7–10, 64B15)
by T.J. Hodder

Free download: This Open File is available to download free of charge at https://www.manitoba.ca/iem/info/libmin/OF2018-1.zip

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