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TitleQuaternary geology and coastal evolution of Nova Scotia
AuthorStea, R R; Forbes, D L; Mott, R J
SourceGeological Association of Canada, Field Trip Guidebook no. A6, 1992, 131 pages
Year1992
Alt SeriesGeological Survey of Canada, Contribution Series 23094
MeetingGeological Association of Canada, Mineralogical Association of Canada, Joint Annual Meeting, Wolfville '92; Wolfville, Nova Scotia; CA; May 1992
Documentserial
Lang.English
Mediapaper
ProvinceNova Scotia
NTS21A/16; 21H/01; 21H/08; 11D; 11E; 11F
AreaWest Lawrencetown; Lawrencetown Head; Story Head Beach; Mushaboom; Pye Lake; Fancy's Point Beach; Addington Forks; Ragged Head Beach; Collins Pond Site; Ballantynes Cove; Cape George; Lismore; Big Island Beach; Wentworth Valley; Truro; Shubenacadie Wildlife Park; East Milford Quarry; Lantz; Windsor Causeway; Bennett Bay; Scots Bay; Blomidon Site
Lat/Long WENS-64.5000 -61.0000 46.0000 44.5000
Subjectssurficial geology/geomorphology; paleontology; geochronology; environmental geology; climatic fluctuations; paleoclimates; climate; sedimentation; glaciation; glacial deposits; Holocene; sea level fluctuations; coastal studies; coastal erosion; ice movement; ice movement directions; Wisconsinian Glacial Stage; glacial stages; stratigraphic analyses; deglaciation; tills; glacial features; eskers; moraines; drumlins; palynology; radiometric dates; radiocarbon dates; erratics; stratigraphic correlations; beach deposits; pollen; peat; Younger Dryas; Quaternary
Illustrationssketch maps; photographs; cross-sections; stratigraphic columns
GEOSCAN ID193603