Report of Activities 2006

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Table of contents (114 KB)
Opening Pages (280 KB)
Minister's Message (410 KB)
Project Location Map (515 KB)
Annual Review by E.C. Syme (1 MB)
Publications  - Preliminary Maps, Publications Released and External Publications (142 KB)

Chapters by Areas:

Flin Flon - Snow Lake
Superior Province
Superior Boundary Zone, Thompson Nickel Belt
Far North
Southeastern Manitoba
Southwestern Manitoba
Manitoba General

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Flin Flon - Snow Lake

GS-1 (7.5 MB)
Geology of the Schist Lake–Mandy mines area, Flin Flon, Manitoba (part of NTS 63K12)
by R-L. Simard

GS-2 (5.1 MB)
Stratigraphic subdivision of the Hidden and Louis formations, Flin Flon, Manitoba (NTS 63K16SW)
by Y.M. DeWolfe and H.L. Gibson

GS-3 (2.8 MB)
Wonderland gabbro: U-Pb age and geological implications, Manitoba (NTS 63K12NE)
by A.H. Bailes and P. Theyer

GS-4 (1.4 MB)
Metallogenic and metamorphic study of selected deposits from the Snow Lake area and the southern flank of the Kisseynew Domain, Manitoba (NTS 63K16 and 63N2)
by S. Gagné, C.J. Beaumont-Smith, A.E. Williams-Jones and A. Hynes

GS-5 (2.9 MB)
Igneous carbonate-rich rocks from the south Wekusko Lake area, Manitoba (parts of NTS 63K9 and 63J12): a kimberlite-carbonatite dilemma
by A. Chakhmouradian, C.O. Böhm and J.K. Greville

GS-6 (170 KB)
Activities of the Manitoba Geological Survey’s Flin Flon regional office
by T.H. Heine

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Superior Province

GS-7 (4 MB)
Preliminary results from geological mapping of the Bear Lake greenstone belt, Manitoba (parts of NTS 53M4 and 63P1)
by R.P. Hartlaub and C.O. Böhm

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Superior Boundary Zone, Thompson Nickel Belt

GS-8 (3.6 MB)
New tectonostratigraphic framework for the northeastern Kisseynew Domain, Manitoba (parts of NTS 63O)
by J.A. Percival, H.V. Zwanzig and N. Rayner

GS-9 (3.5 MB)
Thompson Nickel Belt–type units in the northeastern Kisseynew Domain, Manitoba (parts of NTS 63O)
by H.V. Zwanzig, L. Murphy, J.A. Percival, J.B. Whalen and N. Rayner

GS-10 (3.6 MB)
Regional granulite-facies metamorphism in the northeastern Kisseynew Domain, Manitoba (parts of NTS 63O)
by M.L. Growdon, J.A. Percival, N. Rayner and L. Murphy

GS-11 (2.4 MB)
Detrital zircon provenance of the Pipe Formation, Ospwagan Group, Thompson Nickel Belt, Manitoba, NTS 63O8
by N. Rayner, H.V. Zwanzig and J.A. Percival
MGS Data Repository Item DRI2006004 contains the sensitive high-resolution microprobe (SHRIMP) U-Pb detrital results for sample 7798, Pipe Formation, Pipe II pit, and the SHRIMP and thermal ionization mass spectrometry (TIMS) data for sample 8422, Pipe Formation, Thompson mine, 2500 ft. level. (Excel file, 997 KB)

GS-12 (3.9 MB)
Preliminary field observations of regional metamorphism in the Thompson Nickel Belt, Manitoba (parts of NTS 63J15, 63O1 and 2, 63O8 and 9, 63P12 and 13)
by C.G. Couëslan, D.R.M. Pattison and J.J. Macek

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Far North

GS-13 (5.1 MB)
Preliminary results from geological bedrock mapping of the Kasmere and Putahow lakes areas, northwestern Manitoba (parts of NTS 64N6, 10, 11 and 15)
by C.O. Böhm and S.D. Anderson

GS-14 (3.2 MB)
Surficial geological investigations in the Kasmere–Putahow lakes area, northwestern Manitoba (parts of NTS 64N10, 11, 14 and 15)
by G.L.D. Matile

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Southeastern Manitoba

GS-15 (3.8 MB)
Update and economic significance of geological mapping in the Garner–Gem lakes area, Rice Lake greenstone belt, southeastern Manitoba (NTS 52L11 and 14)
by S.D. Anderson

GS-16 (17 MB)
Geology and structure of the Bird River Belt, southeastern Manitoba (NTS 52L5 and 6)
by M. Duguet, H.P. Gilbert, M.T. Corkery and S. Lin
NOTE: This report was reprinted with revisions, 2009.

GS-17 (8 MB)
Geological investigations in the Bird River area, southeastern Manitoba (parts of NTS 52L5N and 6)
by H.P. Gilbert
MGS Data Repository Item DRI2006002 contains the data or other information sources used to compile this report. (PDF file, 41.8 MB)

GS-18 (5.8 MB)
Structural geology of the Bernic Lake area, Bird River greenstone belt, southeastern Manitoba (NTS 52L6): implications for rare element pegmatite emplacement
by P.D. Kremer and S. Lin

GS-19 (4.5 MB)
Geological investigations in the Bird River Sill, southeastern Manitoba (part of NTS 52L5): geology and preliminary geochemical results
by C.A. Mealin

GS-20 (1.3 MB)
Hydrological dynamics in the Winnipeg River basin, Manitoba
by S. St. George

GS-21 (1.1 MB)
Revegetation of tailings at the Gunnar minesite, Manitoba (NTS 52L14): preliminary observations on plant growth in tailings amended with paper-mill sludge
by S. Renault, C. Nakata, A. Sabra, L. Davis and D. Overton

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Southwestern Manitoba

GS-22 (1.7 MB)
Aggregate resources in the Rural Municipality of Ste. Rose, Manitoba (NTS 62J13 and 14, 62O3 and 4)
by H.D. Groom

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Manitoba General

GS-23 (1.1 MB)
Summary of investigations for the Sedimentary and Industrial Minerals Section, Manitoba Geological Survey
by R.K. Bezys

GS-24 (2 MB)
Manitoba Geological Survey’s Stratigraphic Corehole Drilling Program, 2006 (parts of NTS 62N16 and 63C1)
by J.D. Bamburak

GS-25 (161 KB)
Manitoba’s Precambrian Drillcore Libraries Program
by D.E. Prouse

GS-26 (153 KB)
Manitoba Mineral Deposits Database
by T.H. Heine


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