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Advances in Surficial Exploration Techniques – December 6 & 7

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MERC Workshop – December 6 & 7, 2014

Advances in Surficial Exploration Techniques

 

Two day workshop on surficial exploration for gold, base metals and diamond, this workshop is intended for professionals and students and focused on the Canadian Shield.

 

Presenters:

  • Dr. Gwendy Hall (consultant)
  • Dr. Beth McClenaghan (GSC)
  • Dr. Tom Morris (Northern Superior Resources)
  • Dr. Stew Hamilton (OGS)
  • Richard Dyer (OGS)

 

Cost:

CDN $272 +GST per day for professionals; lunch & coffee provided.

MERC member discounts apply.

 

Registration:

Contact: Charlotte Mosher cmosher@laurentian.ca

 

Schedule:

Saturday December 6, 2014

09:00 – 10:30

Using Portable XRF on Surficial Media

Gwendy Hall
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee
11:00 – 12:30 Till Geochemistry & Indicator Minerals Beth McClenaghan
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:30 Gold Exploration Case History Tom Morris
14:30 – 15:00 Coffee
15:00 – 17:00 Lab – Indicator Minerals Beth McClenaghan

 

Sunday December 7, 2014

09:00 – 10:30

Lake sediment geochemistry Richard Dyer
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee
11:00 – 12:30 Stream sediment geochemistry and indicator minerals Stew, Richard, Beth
12:30 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 15:00 Surficial exploration geochemistry Stew Hamilton
15:00 – 15:30 Coffee
15:30 – 1700 Reduced chimneys and electrochemical transport Stew Hamilton