Publications Release Notice — December 16, 2015

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on December 16, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is February 2, 2016. To automatically receive the Publications Release Notice by email, subscribe to the distribution list by contacting Publication Sales.

Maps and reports in hard-copy (paper) format and digital data sets available on physical media (CD or DVD) can be purchased from the Publication Sales office. Publications can be downloaded for free from the GeologyOntario application or by following the links provided in this release notice. In cases where the file size is prohibitive for downloading, please contact the Publication Sales office to obtain the data on physical media (CD for $20.00; DVD for $25.00).

Prices listed in this Release Notice apply to hard-copy versions only and are subject to change without notice. The prices given in a particular release notice are guaranteed only for a period of 1 month following the date of the release.

Earth Resources and Geoscience Mapping Section

Paleozoic Geology and Energy Studies

Open File Report 6312
Upper Ordovician Organic-Rich Mudstones of Southern Ontario: Drilling Project Results; by C. Béland Otis. Geological, geochemical and geophysical data available as Miscellaneous Release—Data 326 (see below). 59p. $17.00.

Miscellaneous Release—Data 326
Geological, Geochemical and Geophysical Data from the Ordovician Shales Drilling Program and the Regional Sampling Program, Southern Ontario; by C. Béland Otis. This data release contains geological, geochemical and geophysical data collected as part of the Ordovician shale drilling program that took place near Mount Forest in 2011 and the regional sampling program conducted throughout southern Ontario in the summer of 2012. The data are being released in conjunction with Open File Report 6312, Upper Ordovician Organic-Rich Mudstones of Southern Ontario: Drilling Project Results. The geochemical and geological data are provided in 33 tables as Microsoft® Excel® 2010 (.xlsx) files. The geophysical data are presented in 5 Log ASCII Standard (.las) files and as graphic logs in 8 .tif files. Available on 1 CD. $20.00.


Open File Report 6313
Summary of Field Work and Other Activities, 2015; by Ontario Geological Survey, 488p. $12.00.

The Contents may be viewed on the Summary of Field Work and Other Activities, 2015 page.