Publications Release Notice — May 7, 2019

Mines and Minerals Division: 

The following publications are being released on May 7, 2019, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time, or 9:00 a.m. Central Time, unless otherwise indicated. 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).

The digital data provided with maps as downloadable zip files from GeologyOntario contain additional information that supplements the cartographic information, and is provided at the discretion of the author(s).

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

Precambrian Geology – Northeastern Ontario

Miscellaneous Release—Data 363
GIS Compilation of Geological, Geochemical and Geochronological Data from the Bartlett and Halliday Domes, Abitibi Greenstone Belt, Northeastern Ontario; by S. Préfontaine, M.G. Houlé, M. Duguet and J.E. Chartrand. This GIS compilation is designed to provide the general user with a complete library of work conducted in the Bartlett and Halliday domes area from 2005 to 2014. The compilation is a synthesis of the geology, tectonostratigraphic assemblages and formations from 10 Preliminary Maps (P.3786, P.3583, P.3612, P.3617, P.3618, P.3621, P.3576, P.3771, P.3765 and P.3772) and surrounding areas. It contains all data collected during the multiple field seasons, including station data and structural data. In addition, this MRD also includes geochemistry data (.xls and .pdf), geochronology data (.xlsx), field photos (.jpg), descriptions of thin sections and associated microphotographs (.jpg), as well as 12 Summary of Field Work and Other Activities articles, one poster and 3 presentations (.pdf, .ppt and .pptx). The compilation project file (.mxd) and file geodatabase (.gdb) were produced using ESRI® ArcGIS® 10.3. The data are available on 1 DVD. $25.00

Precambrian Geology – Northwestern Ontario

Open File Report 6357
Geology of the Western Schreiber–Hemlo Greenstone Belt: A Geological Guidebook; by S.J. Magnus, 41p. $9.15

Miscellaneous Release—Data 375
Geological, Geochemical and Petrographic Data from Syine Township, Western Schreiber–Hemlo Greenstone Belt, Wawa–Abitibi Terrane, Superior Province, Northwestern Ontario; by S.J. Magnus. This release contains field notes and outcrop photographs collected during the summer field seasons of 2015, 2016 and 2017 as part of 1:20 000 scale bedrock geology mapping in Syine Township. Whole-rock geochemical data and petrographic data are provided for collected samples. These data augment OGS Preliminary Map P.3826, Precambrian Geology of Syine Township, Northwestern Ontario (released April 2, 2019); the legend and marginal notes for this map are also provided. This release comprises 43 photographs (as .jpg files), 4 Microsoft® Excel® for Office 365 (.xlsx) workbook files and 6 documents in portable document format (.pdf). The data are available on 1 CD. $20.00


In the online version of Open File Report 6345, Geological Compilation of the Bartlett and Halliday Domes Area, Abitibi Greenstone Belt: Marginal Notes to Accompany OGS Preliminary Map P.3822 (released April 2, 2019), Map P.3830 was inadvertently added to the back of the report. The correct map should have been Map P.3822, Geological Compilation of the Bartlett and Halliday Domes Area, Abitibi Greenstone Belt, Northeastern Ontario. This error has been corrected. You may download the corrected version of Open File Report 6345 from our GeologyOntario Web site.

We regret any inconvenience this error may have caused.

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