Till Geochemistry Surveys in Manitoba Publications

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A trans-jurisdiction database of till composition across the Circum-Kisseynew area, Manitoba and Saskatchewan
I. McMartin, J.E. Campbell and L.A. Dredge 2012
Publication #: GSC OF7064
Grain sizes: <2 μm;  <63 μm; 0.177 mm
Method: Carbonate (63μm); Partial ICP-AES (2μm); Partial ICP-AES (63μm); INAA (63μm); Near total ICP-ES and ICP-MS (0.177 mm); INAA (0.177 mm)
Format: Digital

An ultramafic dispersal train and associated gold anomaly in till near Osik Lake, Manitoba
R.N.W. DiLabio and C.A. Kaszycki 1989
Publication #: GSC Paper 88-1C, pages 67-71
Grain sizes: <2 μm; <63 μm
Method: AAS (2μm); Colourimetry (As, 2μm); INAA (U, 2μm); INAA (63μm)
Format: Digital release within GSC OF2118

Surficial geology and till composition, northwestern Manitoba
C.A. Kaszycki 1989
Publication #: GSC OF2118
Grain sizes: <2 μm; <63 μm; Heavy Minerals
Method: AAS; Colourimetry; INAA; Fluorimetry; Fire assay - INAA; Chittick; Fire assay - AA
Format: Digital release within GSC OF5873

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 in northwestern Manitoba (NTS 63N, 64B, 64F and 64G and parts of 63K, 63O, 64A and 64C)
P.G. Lenton and C.A. Kaszycki 2005
Publication #: OF2005-2
Grain sizes: <0.177 mm
Method: Near-total ICP and ICP-MS  (0.177mm); INAA (0.177mm)
Format: Digital