World Mineral Deposits
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_WorldMineralDeposits

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Summary
Abstract: Mineral deposits are natural accumulations of one or more useful minerals that
may provide society with metallic or non-metallic raw materials. The Geological
Survey of Canada has been compiling databases for major metallic mineral
deposits on Canada-wide and world-wide scales over a three decade period. The
most recent compilation was enabled by industry-sponsored World Map and World
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Related URL
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Earth Sciences Sector, Geological Survey of Canada
Dataset Title: World Mineral Deposits
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Earth Sciences Sector, Geological Survey of Canada
Online Resource: http://gdr.nrcan.gc.ca/minres/data_e.php
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1982-01-01
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Geological Survey of Canada, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://gsc.nrcan.gc.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: LESLEY B. CHORLTON
Phone: +01-613-996-9358
Fax: +01-613-996-3726
Email: Lesley.Chorlton at nrcan-rncan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
601 Booth Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E8
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-613-996-9358
Fax: +01-613-996-3726
Email: Lesley.Chorlton at nrcan-rncan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
601 Booth Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E8
Country: Canada
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-05-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-03-06
Future DIF Review Date: 2006-07-30
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