NWT Minerals Database (NORMIN), Mineral Showings
Entry ID: Canada_NWTGeosci_NORMINShow

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Summary
Abstract: This is a database of Northwest Territories mineral showings. It includes data
on each showing's location, development stage, commodities, geological
characteristics, and exploration history. Showings are cross linked to
reference records in the NORMIN References database. Downloadable descriptions
are available for over 2300 mineral occurrences and deposits.To assist mineral
exploration, land use planning, resource assessment, and geoscientific
research. To facilitate discovery of the type and nature of anomalous mineral
occurrences in any part of the NWT, and to provide links to further information
about each occurrence.

Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.


Geographic Coverage
 N: 84.0 S: 60.0  E: -102.0  W: -136.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Northwest Territories Geoscience Office
Dataset Title: NWT Minerals Database (NORMIN), Mineral Showings
Online Resource: http://www.nwtgeoscience.ca/normin/


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1897-01-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Northwest Territories
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > ARCTIC
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > WESTERN HEMISPHERE


Science Keywords
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >ECONOMIC RESOURCES    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >SEDIMENTARY ROCKS >COAL    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >METALS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >NON-METALLIC MINERALS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >ELEMENTS >RADIOACTIVE ELEMENTS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >BEDROCK LITHOLOGY    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >IGNEOUS ROCKS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >METAMORPHIC ROCKS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >SEDIMENTARY ROCKS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
ECONOMY
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Keywords
ECONOMICS
GEOLOGY
MINERAL EXPLORATION
MINERALS
MINING
NATURAL RESOURCES
mineral occurrence


Originating Center


Data Center
Northwest Territories Geoscience Office, Government of Northwest Territories, Canada    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.nwtgeoscience.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: NTGO LIBRARIAN
Phone: +01-867-669-2636
Fax: +01-867-669-2725
Email: ntgo at gov.nt.ca
Contact Address:
4601B 52 Ave. - Box 1500
City: Yellowknife
Province or State: Northwest Territories
Postal Code: X1A 2R3
Country: Canada



Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free


Personnel
NTGO LIBRARIAN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-867-669-2636
Fax: +01-867-669-2725
Email: ntgo at gov.nt.ca
Contact Address:
4601B 52 Ave. - Box 1500
City: Yellowknife
Province or State: Northwest Territories
Postal Code: X1A 2R3
Country: Canada



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-05-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-01-19
Future DIF Review Date: 2006-06-28

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