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Petrology of the Gneisses of Cumberland Sound, Baffin Island, Northwest Territories.

Geological Survey of Canada.

Petrology of the Gneisses of Cumberland Sound, Baffin Island, Northwest Territories.

by Geological Survey of Canada.

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Written in English


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SeriesGeological Survey of Canada Bulletin -- 61
ContributionsRiley, G.C.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21907051M

  Trailhead: Cumberland Island is Georgia's southernmost barrier island and is only accessible by ferry. The ferry departs from St Marys' waterfront. The ferry departs from St Marys' waterfront. To reach the ferry: Take Exit 3 off I, Head E on Follow Hwy 40 until it ends at the waterfront in downtown St Marys, the National Park Service. One such ice stream may have occupied Cumberland Sound, a m-deep trough that connected the Foxe Basin sector of the Laurentide Ice Sheet with the NW Labrador Sea Kaplan et al., ).

  The southernmost barrier island of the Georgia coast, mostly occupied by the Carnegie family in its early history, now 90% owned by the U.S. Park Service and designated as . The last glaciation of the Cumberland Sound region, Baffin Island, Canada, based on glacial geology, cosmogenic dating, and numerical modeling PhD: University of Colorado Boulder, The glacial history of the eastern Canadian Arctic, an important region because of former ice sheet-ocean interactions, has been controversial for at least two.

The Cumberland Island National Seashore Museum is located in St. Marys, Georgia on the mainland entrance to the seashore, across from the park's visitor center. The main exhibit focuses on the island's history, including displays on the Timucua Indians, antebellum .   A gem off the coast of Georgia, Cumberland Island is a sliver of land not quite 20 miles long. Martha Teichner visits this wild and magical place of spectacular beauty, where nature feels large.


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Cumberland Sound, inlet ( miles [ km] long, miles [ km] wide) of Davis Strait and the Atlantic Ocean, indenting the southeast coast of Baffin Island, in southeastern Baffin region, Nunavut territory, Canada.

John Davis, an English navigator, sailed into the sound in in search of the Northwest ead Island, within the sound, was a noted whaling station by the late. Abstract. Core HU from Frobisher Bay, Baffin Island, Canada records the sedimentologic and biologic conditions associated with three distinct glacial-marine sediment types that can be correlated to a 14 C dated terrestrial glacial chronology.

The chronology of events recorded at the core site is controlled by five 14 C dates and by paleomagnetic studies. Simplified geological map of the Quebec–Baffin segment of the Trans-Hudson Orogen. The map provides the regional tectonic context for the southern Baffin Island study area (outlined with the black rectangle and shown in greater detail in Fig.

5).Principal tectonostratigraphic units and bounding crustal sutures are described in the text. Core HUPC was recovered from the NW Labrador Sea continental slope at a water depth of m, km seaward (ESE) from the mouth of Cumberland Sound, and.

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High-resolution sidescan imagery of the southeast Baffin Island continental margin illustrates a typical high-latitude shelf, extensively and deeply scoured by the southward drift of icebergs. Sixty-two kimberlites discovered on Hall Peninsula, southern Baffin Island, Nunavut between and September comprise Chidliak, the most recently discovered kimberlite province in Canada.

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The Geological Survey of Canada conducted two seasons of scale bedrock mapping on northern Baffin Island, as part of the Geo-Mapping for Energy and Minerals (GEM-2) Program.

REE data from Baffin Island and northern Labrador are available for a variety of igneous and metamorphic rocks, including alkali granites, granodiorites, monzogranites, syenogranites, tonalites, gneisses, tholeiites, metasediments, metaplutonics, and metaigneous rocks (Campbell, ; Thériault and Ermanovics, ; Thériault, ).Rocks from the Superior Province, Cumberland Batholith.

A Call to the South from Baffin Island Mobilizing against offshore extraction. by Warren Bernauer Sep 1, 6 min read Share. Hunters from Pangnirtung, Nunavut hunt a bowhead whale near Kekerten Island, site of American and Scottish whaling stations in the late 19th century.

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