Metadata: Hydrogeological Units of the South-Central Area of the Carboniferous Basin of the Maritimes

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Abstract

The Carboniferous Basin is located in the south-east of New Brunswick. It extends from Harcourt in the north to Caledonian Mountains in the south. The southern part of Prince Edward Island is also included in the area. The Carboniferous Basin is divided into six hydrogeological units. This division is based on regional bedrock geology. The internal stratigraphy of these units is complex and often laterally discontinuous, affecting the hydrogeological characteristics. The dataset mostly focuses on geological and stratigraphic setting, and specificities of each hydrogeological unit. Moreover, there are data on confinement, surficial sediment thickness, wells depth, groundwater depth, surficial unit and bedrock hydraulic conductivities, recharge and discharge, hydrogeological units potential, aquifer vulnerability and groundwater quality. The dataset is a summary of data and hydrogeological information for all aquifers, aquifer systems and hydrogeological contexts of Carboniferous Basin project.
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TitleHydrogeological Units of the South-Central Area of the Carboniferous Basin of the Maritimes
Date2005-01-01 (register publication)
Date2003-01-01 (register creation)
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OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada
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Email francois.letourneau@canada.ca
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NameYves Michaud
OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada - GSC Quebec
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AddressDelivery point : 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage
City : Québec Québec
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Email yves.michaud@canada.ca
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NameYves Michaud
OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada - GSC Quebec
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AddressDelivery point : 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage
City : Québec Québec
Administrative region : Québec Québec
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Country : Canada Canada
Email yves.michaud@canada.ca
Telephonetelephone voice; 1 (418) 6542673
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register custodian
NameFrancois Letourneau
OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada - GSC Quebec
Position
Information
AddressDelivery point : 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage
City : Québec Québec
Administrative region : Québec Québec
Postal code :
Country : Canada Canada
Email francois.letourneau@canada.ca
Telephonetelephone voice; 1 (418) 6543826
Online Resource
Presentation formregister mapDigital
SeriesOpen File4884

Related publication

  • C. Rivard, C. Deblonde, Y. Michaud, V. Boisvert, C. Carrier, S. Castonguay, R. Lefebvre, 2005: Hydrogeological Atlas of the South-Central Area of the Maritimes Carboniferous Basin, Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 4884, 54p., 1 CD-ROM

Goals

This dataset was created to provide a regional frame of the spatial distribution of the hydrostratigraphic units and hydrogeological contexts within South-Central Area of the Carboniferous Basin of the Maritimes.

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TitleGovernment of Canada Core Subject Thesaurus
Date2004 (register creation)
Date2013-05-11 (register publication)
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OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Library and Archives Canada
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OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada
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AddressDelivery point :
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Email francois.letourneau@canada.ca
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register distributor
NameEric Boisvert
OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada - GSC Quebec
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AddressDelivery point : 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage
City : Québec Québec
Administrative region : Québec Québec
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Country : Canada Canada
Email eric.boisvert2@canada.ca
Telephonetelephone voice; 1 (418) 6543705
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Languageeng; CAN
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Date2016-06-10
Metadata standardNorth American Profile of ISO 19115:2003 - Geographic information - Metadata
VersionCAN/CGSB-171.100-2009
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OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada
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Email francois.letourneau@canada.ca
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register author
NameFrancois Letourneau
OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada - GSC Quebec
Position
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AddressDelivery point : 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage
City : Québec Québec
Administrative region : Québec Québec
Postal code :
Country : Canada Canada
Email francois.letourneau@canada.ca
Telephonetelephone voice; 1 (418) 6543826
Online Resource