Coarse Fraction Grain Size Analyses, East Coast and Arctic Canada
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_CoarsFractGrainSzAna

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Summary
Abstract: Analysis of grain size to determine the percentage of grains in a sediment that
are coarser than 1 single grain size e.g. >63, >125, or >150 microns from
marine core samples collected as part of research cruises conducted by, or for,
the Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic). This is a type of grain size data.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 64.0   S: 38.0   E: -45.0   W: -89.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic)
Dataset Title: Coarse Fraction Grain Size Analyses, East Coast and Arctic Canada
Dataset Release Place: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic)
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
Access Constraints Data accessible 2 years after first collected.
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Geological Survey of Canada-Atlantic, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.nrcan-rncan.gc.ca/com/index-eng.php

Data Center Personnel
Name: DAVID Z. PIPER
Phone: 650-329-5187
Email: dzpiper at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
US Geological Survey
345 Middlefield Road Mail Stop 901
2208
City: Menlo Park
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94025
Country: USA
Distribution
Fees: Fees may apply for formatting, media and delivery.
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-902-426-7262
Fax: +01-902-426-6152
Email: bszlavko at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 1006, 1 Challenger Drive
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-09-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-01-15
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-12-22
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