|Title||Geological Survey of Canada, report on results and delivery, 2019-2020|
|Licence||Please note the adoption of the Open Government Licence - Canada
supersedes any previous licences.|
|Author||Geological Survey of Canada|
|Source||Natural Resources Canada, General Information Product 123e, 2020, 105 pages, https://doi.org/10.4095/327219 Open Access|
|Publisher||Natural Resources Canada|
|Related||This publication is a translation of Commission géologique
du Canada, rapport sur les résultats et la livraison, 2019-2020 |
|Subjects||Government and Politics; Science and Technology; Nature and Environment; Health and Safety; economic geology; environmental geology; hydrogeology; fossil fuels; marine geology; surficial
geology/geomorphology; regional geology; geophysics; Information and Communications; mineral deposits; mineral exploration; energy resources; groundwater; statistics; Geological Survey Of Canada; United Nations Convention On The Law Of The Sea
(Unclos); Canada 3D; Generation 8 Initiative (GEN8); Federal government; Annual reports; Program delivery; Earth sciences; Scientific research; Government priorities; Federal programs; Government services; Sustainable development; Environmental
impact assessment; Climate change; Public safety; Open government; Open data; Laboratories; Indigenous affairs; Workplace; Collections; Innovation|
|Illustrations||photographs; tables; location maps; geoscientific sketch maps; screen captures; 3-D models; models; profiles; spectra; cross-sections; schematic representations; seismic profiles; 3-D images; flow
diagrams; photomicrographs; organizational charts; pie charts; satellite images|
|Program||Geological Survey of Canada, Director General's Office|
|Released||2020 12 16|
The Geological Survey of Canada (GSC) is an integral part of Natural Resources Canada's (NRCan) Lands and Minerals sector. This national organization for science and technology
research is dedicated to providing authoritative geoscience expertise, knowledge and products in support of decision making about Canada's lands and resources.
This Report on Results and Delivery provides an overview of the GSC, its corporate
results and delivery structure, and 2019-20 S&T program highlights, as delivered through 14 science programs/services.
This report highlights the GSC's contribution to NRCan's three core, mandated responsibilities: 1) Natural Resource Science and
Risk Mitigation; 2) Innovative and Sustainable Natural Resource Development; and 3) Globally Competitive Natural Resource Sectors.
In 2019-2020, the GSC: Had budget expenditures that totaled $62M; Employed 439 full time employees; and Published
|Summary||(Plain Language Summary, not published)|
As part of the Natural Resources Canada's (NRCan) Lands and Minerals Sector (LMS), the Geological Survey of Canada (GSC) has been providing public
geoscience knowledge to Canadians since 1842. NRCan is a science-based organization and works to improve the quality of life of Canadians by ensuring that our natural resources are developed sustainably through evidence-informed policy; and providing
a source of jobs, prosperity and opportunity while preserving the environment and respecting communities and Indigenous peoples. This Report on Results and Delivery provides an overview of the GSC, its corporate results and delivery structure, and
2019-20 Science and Technology (S&T) program highlights.