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MAP 601

Surficial Geology of Alberta

Three additional maps were consulted during compilation but were not ultimately included in this dataset (see Alberta Geological Survey Map 601 for more detail). The resulting surficial geology layer was overlaid on a hill-shaded Shuttle Radar ... Show Abstract

Fenton, M.M.  Waters, E.J.  Pawley, S.M.  Atkinson, N.  Utting, D.J.  Mckay, K.  2013-03-25

ESR 1975-05

Hydrogeology of the Vermillion area, Alberta

The Vermilion map area lies in the plains-parkland transition zone of east-central Alberta and covers approximately 5660 square miles (14,660 square km). Average annual precipitation is 16 inches (41 cm) and potential evaporation exceeds ... Show Abstract

Currie, D.V.  Zacharko, N.  1975-01-01

ESR 1977-03

Index to Geological, bedrock topography, soils, and groundwater maps of Alberta

Abstract: The Alberta Research Council; the Geological Survey of Canada (Department of Energy, Mines and Resources, Ottawa); the Research Branch, Canada Department of Agriculture; and the Resource Capability Group, Alberta Energy and Natural Resources are the principal agencies involved in systematically mapping the geology, soils, bedrock topography, and hydrogeology of Alberta. This index outlines the currently available map coverage of the province published by these agencies, and attempts to provide easy reference to that coverage.The index does not include maps published prior to 1924, for in many cases older maps have been superseded by more recent, more accurate versions. Similarly, maps published after 1924 that have been replaced by more recent publications were deleted, except where the later map is out of print or published at a significantly different scale. Also, a number of maps showing special aspects of outcrop or subsurface bedrock geology, associated in most cases with petroleum exploration or mineral resource studies, have been omitted; information on these maps and related material is available from the Energy Resources Conservation Board (Calgary, Alberta), the Alberta Society of Petroleum Geologists (Calgary, Alberta), and the indexes of various journals.The Geological Survey of Canada has published six sheets covering Alberta and adjacent areas which provide a comprehensive index to bedrock and surficial geology maps of Alberta available from the Survey. The index sheets are numbered 72, 73, 74, 82, 83, and 84 and can be obtained, together with other information on geological maps and reports published by the Geological Survey of Canada from the Institute of Sedimentary and Petroleum Geology (Calgary). For further information on geological, groundwater, bedrock topography, and detailed soils maps and reports published by the Alberta Research Council (Publications, Edmonton). A free List of Publications is available on request. Place Keywords 72e 72l 72m 73d 73e 73l 73m 74d 74e 74l 74m 82g 82h 82i 82j 82n 82o 82p 83a 83b 83c 83d 83e 83f 83g 83h 83i 83j 83k 83l 83m 83n 83o 83p 84a 84b 84c 84d 84e 84f 84g 84h 84i 84j 84k 84l 84m 84n 84o 84p alberta Theme Keywords bedrock geology groundwater maps soils topography

Root, J.D.  1978-01-01

OFR 1989-12

Soils of the Fishing Lake Metis settlement, Alberta

The soil resources to the north and south of this map sheet are described in the soil survey of the Sand River Area (73L), (Kocaoglu 1975) and in the soil survey of Wainwright and Vermilion Sheets (Wyatt et al. 1944), respectively. The soils for ... Show Abstract

Brierley, J.A.  Nikiforuk, W.L.  1989-01-01

OFR 1989-11

Soils of the Frog Lake Indian Reserve, Alberta

The southern part of the Reserve is also included on this soils map to provide a planning base for the proposed expansion of agricultural land use within the Reserve. The soil resource to the north and south of this map sheet is described in the ... Show Abstract

Brierley, J.A.  Nikiforuk, W.L.  1989-01-01