Publications Release Notice — November 6, 2012

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on November 6, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. Our next scheduled publications release is December 4, 2012.

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.


Open File Report 6280
Summary of Field Work and Other Activities, 2012; edited by Ontario Geological Survey, 472p. $12.00.

Table of contents may be viewed at the Summary of Field Work and Other Activitives, 2012 page.


Ontario Exploration and Geoscience Symposium

November 6 and 7, 2012, United Steelworkers Local 6500 Hall, 66 Brady Street, Sudbury, Ontario

Once again, staff of the Mines and Minerals Division, Ministry of Northern Development and Mines, will be participating in the annual Ontario Prospectors Association’s (OPA), Ontario Exploration and Geoscience Symposium (OEGS) in Sudbury. The symposium provides an excellent forum for members of Ontario’s mining and exploration community to gather for the exchange of geoscience and exploration information. Ministry staff will be presenting posters and talks on recent field work, geoscience projects and initiatives, and summaries of current exploration activities in Ontario. The symposium will include presentations on recent exploration throughout Ontario (Debut Diamonds Inc., GTA Resources & Mining, Osisko Hammond Reef Gold, Solid Gold Resources Corp., Superior Copper Corporation, and Wallbridge Mining Company Limited). For more information about the Ontario Exploration and Geoscience Symposium, please visit the OPA web site.