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TitleA guide to the landscape of the Firth River Valley, Ivvavik National Park
AuthorBrooks, GR; Lane, L S; Parks Canada
Source 2011, 57 pages
Year2011
Alt SeriesEarth Sciences Sector, Contribution Series 20100314
PublisherNatural Resources Canada
PublisherParks Canada / Parcs Canada
Documentbook
Lang.English
Mediapaper
ProvinceYukon
NTS117A/11; 117A/12; 117A/13; 117A/14; 117A/15; 117B/09; 117B/16; 117C/01; 117C/08; 117C/09; 117D/02; 117D/03; 117D/04; 117D/05; 117D/06; 117D/12
AreaFirth River Valley; Ivvavik National Park
Lat/Long WENS-141.0000 -137.5000 69.7500 68.5000
Subjectssedimentology; hydrogeology; tectonics; sedimentology; physiography; terrain analysis; terrain types; ecosystems; sedimentation; orogenesis; erosion; continental margins; alluvial deposits; fluvial deposits; topography; rivers
Illustrationsphotographs; location maps; geological time charts
ProgramProgram Management - Climate Change Science, Climate Change Geoscience
Abstract(unpublished)
This guidebook highlights features and themes significant to the landscape of the Firth River valley. It also presents an introduction to the geologic story of the Ivvavik region that has produced this landscape. The guidebook is intended to provide a greater understanding and appreciation of the distinctive landscape preserved in Ivvavik National Park and seen by travellers along the Firth River.
GEOSCAN ID287273