Till Geochemistry Surveys in Manitoba Publications

To view further bibliographic information on any Manitoba Geological Survey-produced reports, please visit the Bibliography of Manitoba Geology. If an MGS publication is currently available for download, it will be linked from its title in the listing below.
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Prairie kimberlite study - till matrix geochemistry and preliminary indicator mineral data
L.H. Thorleifson and G.L.D. Matile 1993
Publication #: GSC OF2745
Grain sizes: <63 μm; Heavy Minerals
Method: AAS (63μm); INAA (63μm); Chittick (63μm)
Format: Digital

Regional kimberlite indicator mineral data and till geochemistry from the Wekusko Lake area, north-central Manitoba
I. McMartin and G. Pringle 1994
Publication #: GSC OF2844
Grain sizes: <2 μm
Method: Cold vapour AAS (Hg, 2μm); Partial ICP-AES (2μm); carbonate AAS
Format: Digital; also within GSC OF3277

Surficial geology, till and humus composition across the Shield margin, north-central Manitoba and Saskatchewan: geospatial analysis of a glaciated environment
I. McMartin, P.J. Henderson, E. Nielsen and J.E. Campbell 1996
Publication #: GSC OF3277
Grain sizes: <2 μm
Method: AAS (2μm); cold vapour AAS (2μm); Colourimetry (2μm); Partial ICP-AES (2μm); Total carbonate by AAS
Format: Digital

Till geochemical and indicator mineral reconnaissance of northeastern Manitoba
L.H. Thorleifson and G.L.D. Matile 1997
Publication #: GSC OF3449
Grain sizes: <2 μm; <63 μm; Heavy Minerals
Method: Partial ICP-ES (2μm); hydride-generation AAS (As, 2μm); cold-vapour AAS (Hg, 2μm); INAA (63μm); Chittick (63μm); Gold grains (HM)
Format: Digital

Till geochemical signatures of magmatic Ni-Cu deposits and regional till geochemistry, Thompson Nickel Belt, Manitoba
M. McClenaghan, G. Matile, D. Layton-Matthews and M. Pyne 2009
Publication #: GSC OF6005
Grain sizes: <63 μm
Method: Chittick (63μm); Partial ICP-MS (63μm); Total ICP-ES and ICP-MS (63μm); Fire Assay ICP-MS (Au, Pt, Pd; 63μm); Partial ICP-AES (63μm); Near-total ICP-AES and ICP-MS (63μm)
Format: Digital

Till-geochemistry data for the Snow Lake area, northwest Manitoba (NTS 63K16, 63J12, 13)
E. Nielsen and M.S. Gauthier 2020
Publication #: Data Repository Item DRI2020022
Grain sizes: <2 μm; <63 μm; Heavy Minerals
Method: Partial ICP-AES (2μm); Carbonate by AAS (63μm); cold-vapour AAS (Hg, 2μm); INAA (63μm); Gold grains (HM)
Format: Digital