Natural Resources

Winter Seminar Series 2019

A series of talks (generally two per session) on activities of the Mines Branch, in particular the Geological Survey, and invited presentations from industry and others.

Presentations are given in the Basement Lecture Room, Natural Resources Building, 50 Elizabeth Avenue, St. John's, from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

The seminars are open to all who are interested. There is no charge and no need to register.

Should you wish to give a presentation in this series, see contact information below.

Further information may be obtained from:
Sarah Hashmi 729-1647
Zsuzsanna Magyarosi 729-3994
Jared Butler 729-3640

The pdf version of the Winter Seminar Series talks issued by the Geological Survey Division of the Newfoundland and Labrador Department of Natural Resources are made available to the public. They have not been formally edited or peer reviewed, and are based upon preliminary data and evaluation. For further clarification on talks, please consult with the authors.

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January 17, 2019
Stephen Amor, Geological Survey
     Some Applications of Geographically Weighted Regression to Regional Geochemical Data

  • PDF of Presentation PDF (2.82 MB)

  • January 24, 2019
    Andy Kerr, Memorial University of Newfoundland
         Geology and Minerals in Northwestern Argentina: Much More than Andes Sights

    January 31, 2019
    Zsuzsanna Magyarosi Geological Survey
         The AGS Fluorite Deposit, St. Lawrence: Paragenetic Sequence, Fluid Inclusion Analysis, Structural Control, Host Rock Geochronology and Implications for Ore Genesis

  • PDF of Presentation PDF (12.7 MB)

  • February 7, 2019
    Steve Piercey, Memorial University of Newfoundland
         Pb Isotope Geochemistry of Shales in the Wolverine VMS Deposit and their Exploration Significance

    February 14, 2019
    Greg Sparkes, Geological Survey
         Origins of Precious-metal Mineralization at the Handcamp Prospect: Exhalative-style VMS or Orogenic Gold?

  • PDF of Presentation PDF (13.5 MB)

  • February 21, 2019     NO TALKS

    February 28, 2019
    Dave Copeland / Paul McNeil, Anaconda
         The Great Northern and Cape Spencer Projects - Shear-hosted Gold Deposits at Granite-Sediment Contacts

    March 7, 2019     NO TALKS - PDAC Meeting

    March 14, 2019
    Sarah Hashmi, Geological Survey
         Surficial Geochemistry and Indicator Mineral Signature of Low to Massive Sulphide Ni-Cu-PGE Deposit in Sudbury, Results and Applications

    March 21, 2019
    Maciej Pawlukieciwz, Memorial University of Newfoundland
         Hydrothermal Reconstruction of the Argyle Orogenic Au Deposit, Baie Verte, Newfoundland

    Hamish Sandeman, Geological Survey
         A Geo-scenic Ramble through Peru: Ph.D. Field Work 1989-1990

    March 28, 2019
    James Conliffe, Geological Survey
         Montgomery Lake Cu-Au Prospect: Potential for ISCG/IOCG Mineralization in the Labrador Trough
  • PDF of Presentation PDF (6.33 MB)

  • April 4, 2019
    Robert King, Memorial University of Newfoundland
         Isotopic and Geochemical Signatures of Base Metal Indicator Minerals from Regional Surficial Samples in the Southern Mackenzie Basin, Northwest Territories, Canada

    Dennis Sanchez, Memorial University of Newfoundland
         Formation and Evolution of Massive Sulphide Deposits within the Lucky Strike Vent Field, Mid-Atlantic Ridge

    April 11, 2019
    Matthew Manor, Memorial University of Newfoundland
         High-precision U-Pb Geochronology and Geochemical Signatures of Zircon in Felsic-hosted VMS Deposits of the Finlayson Lake District, Yukon

    Andrea Mills, Geological Survey
         Comparison of Magmatic Rocks from Eastport-Burnside Area vs. Bonavista Peninsula, Northwestern Avalon Zone, Newfoundland
  • PDF of Presentation PDF (5.77 MB)

  • April 18, 2019
    Gabriel Sindal, Memorial University of Newfoundland
         New Mineralogical and Geochemical Insights into Continental Iron Formation Deposition from the ca. 1.88 Ga Sokoman Iron Formation, Labrador Trough

    Gerry Kilfoil, Geological Survey
         Geophysical Investigations of Surficial Sediments Adjacent to Landslides near Daniel's Harbour and Sally's Cove, western Newfoundland

    April 25, 2018
    Tim van Nostrand, Geological Survey
         Gold-bearing Iron Formation in the Ashuanipi Complex, Western Labrador
  • PDF of Presentation PDF (5.25 MB)

  • Jared Butler, Geological Survey
         Continental Collision involving Sandwiched Accreted Terranes: Insights into Himalayan-Tibetan Tectonics


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