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Geological Survey of Canada


Spectrometer reading on porphyritic dacite dyke in rhyolite terrain of Mazenod Lake, southern Great Bear magmatic zone, N.W.T.; instant results on amount of U, Th & K in the rock; Exploranium spectrometer GR-256, latest in technology with built-in memory for easy field operation.
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The Geological Survey of Canada is a part of the Earth Sciences Sector of Natural Resources Canada.

The GSC is Canada's premier agency for geoscientific information and research, with world-class expertise focusing on geoscience surveys, sustainable development of Canada's resources, environmental protection, and technology innovation.




GSC priorities (2006-2009)

The work of the Geological Survey of Canada focuses on the Priorities of the Earth Sciences Sector:




See also:
http://gsc.nrcan.gc.ca/index_e.php