Geology and mineral resources of the Cowichan Lake sheet, Vancouver Island 92C/16
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Published by Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources in Victoria .
Written in English

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  • Geology - British Columbia

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Pagination111 p.
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22035524M

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The Geomorphology of Vancouver Island is a series of nine based thematic maps that collectively describe the physical nature of Vancouver : Richard Guthrie. The town of Lake Cowichan is the gateway to some of the most spectacular camping and hiking available on Vancouver Island. Other communities such as Honeymoon Bay, Mesachie Lake, Skutz Falls, and Youbou are within easy reach by road. All have access to scenic Cowichan Lake, one of the largest fresh-water lakes on the island. Geoscience Map ( scale) is the second in a series of five new geological maps (Geoscience Maps to ) of northern Vancouver Island which together provide a revised Early Mesozoic stratigraphic framework and Mesozoic-Tertiary plutonic history for southern Wrangellia. The Survey is responsible for assessing British Columbia’s geology and related mineral and coal resources. Since its inception in , the Survey has informed government, the mineral exploration industry, public safety agencies, environmental organizations, communities, First Nations, research organizations, and the general public.

Geology and mineral resources of the Cowichan Lake sheet, Vancouver Island, 92C/16 / by N.W.D. Massey. Victoria: Province of British Columbia, Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources, Massey, N.W.D. (b): Geology and mineral resources of the Cowichan Lake sheet, Vancouver Island 92C/16 ; British Columbia Ministry of En ergy, Mines and Petroleum. Fraser Valley Geotour 5 Figure 4 Generalized geological history of the Sumas Mountain – Abbotsford area, showing key events and geological time units; inset shows modern plate tectonic setting and significant historic earthquakes. Along the southwestern flank of the Coast Mountains, Eocene-Oligocene sedimentary rocks overlie a deeplyFile Size: 2MB. D. Robillard, C. Taylor, T. Smith, J. Brousseau, J. Lofto, B. Johnston Supervised by Sandra Johnstone, as part of GEOL Igneous & Metamorphic Petrology course requirements, Spring Nanoose Geology Geochemistry Petrography In order to determine the nature of metamorphism, 9 thin sections (7 from ; 2 from ) were analyzed using.