Precious and base metal deposits of the southern Abitibi greenstone belt, Superior Province, Canada – FT06 – SOLD OUT
|Leaders: Patrick Mercier-Langevin (Geological Survey of Canada), Benoît Dubé (Geological Survey of Canada), Jean Goutier (Ministère de l’Énergie et des ressources du Québec), Michel Houlé (Geological Survey of Canada), Pierre Pilote (Ministère de l’Énergie et des ressources du Québec), Howard Poulsen (Consultant), Sonia Préfontaine (Ontario Geological Survey), Stéphane de Souza (Université du Québec à Montréal), and Valérie Bécu (Geological Survey of Canada)|
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|Description: The “Precious and base metal deposits of the southern Abitibi greenstone belt, Superior Province, Canada” field trip (FT-06) will provide participants with an in-depth review of the geology and metallogeny of the exceptionally well-endowed southern part of the Archean Abitibi greenstone belt, with an emphasis on the geological setting and principal characteristics of greenstone-hosted quartz-carbonate Au veins, stockwork-disseminated Au deposits, synvolcanic Au and Au-rich VMS deposits, Cu-Zn-Ag-Au VMS deposits and komatiite-associated Ni-Cu deposits through exceptional exposures including mine visits, outcrop and drill core observations, and evening lectures. Participants will also have the opportunity to interact with a series of geoscientists and professionals from the industry at the various visited sites.|
|Dates: August 24th to August 30th, 2017|
|Starting Point: Québec City, Québec, Canada
* Early departure from Québec City to Rouyn-Noranda on August 24th
|Ending Point: Québec City, Québec, Canada
* Late afternoon arrival in Québec City on August 30th
|Participants: 20 participants ***|
|Cost: $ 1900.00 CAD
* Includes ground transportation for the entire trip from Québec to Rouyn-Noranda (round trip), accommodation in single occupancy, breakfasts and lunches (except on travel days), and field trip guidebook.
** Dinners are not included.
|* Participants must provide proof of insurance coverage valid in Canada prior to participation in the field trip.
** All participants must sign a liability waiver form that will be provided by SGA prior to participation in the field trip.
*** Please note that participants will be contacted only if a place becomes available