Surficial geology, Douglas Harbour (south), Nunavut, NTS 56-H south: M183-1/312-2017E-PDF

"The Douglas Harbour South map area (NTS 56H-S) identifies surficial materials and associated landforms left by the retreat of the last remnants of the Laurentide Ice Sheet which covered the area until about 6000 years ago. The surficial geology is based on the interpretation of aerial photos, LANDSAT 7 and SPOT satellite imageries, and fieldwork. This work was undertaken to provide new geological knowledge and improve our understanding of the distribution, nature and glacial history of surficial materials. This work will support informed decision making for resource development and land use"--Summary provided by publisher.

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Department/Agency Natural Resources Canada.
Title Surficial geology, Douglas Harbour (south), Nunavut, NTS 56-H south
Series Title Canadian geoscience map ;
Publication Type Series - View Master Record
Language [English]
Format Electronic
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Note Relief shown by contours and shading. Includes text, index map, location map and geoscientific sketch maps.
Date 2017.
Number of Pages 1 map :
ISBN 978-0-660-07977-6
Catalogue Number
  • M183-1/312-2017E-PDF
Departmental Catalogue Number 300296
Edition Prelim.
Map Data Scale 1:100,000 ;
Subject Terms Geological maps, Geomorphology, Surficial geology