Whitehorse 2016
Technical Program




SS3:  Tectonics of accretionary and collisional orogens  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Maurice Colpron, Steve Israel and Luke Beranek
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS3-P13 
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Roffeis, C.*, Moukhsil, A. and Solgadi, F.  Tectonic evolution of the western Grenville Province:  A refined image from new U-Pb ID-TIMS age data

SS3-P14 
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Archibald, D.B.*, Collins, A.S., Foden, J.D. and Razakamanana, T.  Petrogenesis of the Tonian Imorona-Itsindro Suite, Madagascar

SS3-P15 
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Montsion, R.M.*, de Kemp, E.A., Corrigan, D., Schneider, D. and Bilodeau, C.  Regional scale 3D geological modelling of the New Québec Orogen, Kuujjuaq region, Quebec, a Paleoproterozoic accretionary terrane

SS3-P16 
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Thiessen, E.J.*, Gibson, H.D., Pehrsson, S.J. and Martel, E.  The Wholdaia Lake shear zone:  Timing constrains on metamorphism, deformation and uplift in the South Rae

SS3-P17 
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Holm-Denoma, C.S.* and Jones, III, J.V.  Detrital zircon lineages in the allochthonous Yukon-Tanana terrane and parautochthonous North American basement, eastern Alaska and western Yukon

SS3-P18 
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Emberley, J.M.* and Schneider, D.A.  Tracking low temperature tectonism of the St. Lawrence Platform and Humber Zone, northwest Appalachians through apatite and zircon (U-Th)/He thermochronology




SS5:  Environmental stewardship in mining  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Amelie Janin, Katherine Stewart & Dustin Rainey
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS5-P3 
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Vessey, C.J.* and Lindsay, M.B.J,  Ion exchange reactions in reclamation cover materials for oil sands mine closure

SS5-P4 
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Bentz, J.L.* and Peterson, R.C.  Arsenic in saline to hypersaline brines on the Bolivian Altiplano

SS5-P5 
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van Zijll de Jong, S.L.*, Leybourne, M., Layton Matthews, D., Spiers, G., Ayer, J. and Jago, B.  Managing radioactive mineral risk:  A medical geology perspective




SS7:  Geohazards in a changing climate  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Fabrice Calmels & Bronwyn Benkert
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS7-P35 
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van Zijll de Jong, S.L.*, Russell, H. and Leybourne, M.  Groundwater resources and risks in Canada




SS8:  Investigating crustal neotectonics on the western margin of North America  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Mike Schmidt, Lucinda Leonard, Kristin Morell & Lisa Nykolaishen
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS8-P24 
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Sole, C., Audet, P.* and Schaeffer, A.J.  Upper mantle anisotropy in the northern Canadian Cordillera from teleseismic shear-wave splitting analysis

SS8-P25 
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Spalding, J.*, Schneider, D.A. and Brown, J.  Long-term stability at the edge of the Canadian Shield:  Insights from calcite-filled fractures inherited from basement structures, southern Ontario, Canada

SS8-P26 
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Marechal, A., Mazzotti, S., Ferry, M., Ritz, J-F., Freymueller, J.T., Elliott, J. and Schmidt, M.*  Impact of the Yakutat indentor corner on present-day tectonics and fault activity in SE Alaska – SW Yukon




SS9:  Tectonic controls on northern Canada’s mineral and petroleum resources  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Suzanne Paradis & Peter Hannigan
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS9-P19 
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Hutchison, M.P.  Controls on Laberge Group reservoir distribution and quality, northern Whitehorse trough, Yukon

SS9-P20 
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From, R.E.*, Camacho, A., Pearson, D.G. and Luo, Y.  U-Pb and Lu-Hf isotopes in complex zircon grains from eastern Hall Peninsula, Baffin Island using Laser Ablation Split Stream Inductively Coupled Mass Spectroscopy (LASS-ICPMS)




SS13:  Ore Petrology - Application of past, present and future methods to ore systems  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Daniel Kontak & Steve Piercey
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS13-P8 
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Desmarais, J.K.*, George, G.N. and Pan, Y.  A multiply phase corrected Fourier transform for enhanced interpretation of EXAFS data

SS13-P11 
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Samson, B.*, Ansdell, K., Normand, C. and Knox, B.  Field, petrographical and geochemical relationships of the Axis Lake East Zone Ni-Cu deposit, Tantato Domain, northern Saskatchewan

SS13-P12 
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Nazari, M.*, Lotfi, M. and Rashid Nejad Omran, N.  Geochemistry, mineralogy and genesis of Band-e Narges skarn iron ore deposit, central Iran




SS14:  Tantalum, Tin and Tungsten at the Margins  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Lee Groat & Bill Mercer
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS14-P0 
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Azadbakht, Z.*, Lentz, D. and McFarlane, C.  Major- and trace-element characteristics, and cathodoluminescence imaging of apatites in felsic intrusions of New Brunswick:  Implications for magma evolution and mineralization

SS14-P27 
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Jaroka, T. and Seifert, T.*  Hydrothermal cassiterite of the late-Variscan Sn-polymetallic “Felsitzone” mineralization, Großschirma, Freiberg mining district, Erzgebirge, Germany

SS14-P28 
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Seifert, T.  Pre- and late-Variscan pneumatolytic and hydrothermal Sn mineralization stages of the Erzgebirge-Krušné hory-Vogtland-Slavkovský les metallogenic province (DE, CZ)

SS14-P29 
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Mercer, W.  The East Kemptville tin-zinc-copper-indium deposits, Nova Scotia, Canada

SS14-P30 
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Mohammadi, N.*, McFarlane, C.R-M., Lentz, D.R. and Thorne, K.G.  Ta-rich wolframite from the Sn-W-Mo-bearing Mount Douglas leucogranite, southwestern New Brunswick, Canada:  A SEM and laser ablation ICP-MS study

SS14-P31 
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van Zijll de Jong, S.L.*, Jago, B. and Leybourne, M.  Untangling conflict minerals in the global mineral supply chain:  The conflict mineral certification process (2016-2020)




SS15:  Stable isotopes and the Earth System  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Fred Longstaffe
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS15-P1 
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Chow, N.*, Armstrong, D.K. and Braun, M.G.  Chemostratigraphy of the Lower to Middle Devonian succession in the Moose River Basin, northern Ontario:  Correlations to global events?

SS15-P2 
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Glassburn, C.L.*, Potter, B.A., Reuther, J.D. and Wooller, M.J.  A new method for quantifying 87Sr/86Sr mean distribution on the landscape for paleo-migration studies




SS17:  Geoarchaeology  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Norman Easton & Robert Sattler
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS17-P21 
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Beaudoin, A.B.*, Bereziuk, D., Peck, T., Jass, C.N. and Unfreed, W.J.  Post-flood surveys along rivers in southwest Alberta:  Archaeology, Quaternary palaeontology and palaeoecology

SS17-P22 
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Beaudoin, A.B.* and Jensen, B.J.L.  The Mazama Ash at sedimentary and archaeological sites across central and southern Alberta and southwest Saskatchewan

SS17-P23 
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Lockier, E.R.*, Tyler, J., Tibby, J., Jacobsen, G., Heijnis, H. and Gadd, P.  Hydroclimate variability during the past millennium:  A new record from West Basin Lake, Victoria, Australia




SS18:  Geophysical constraints on geological structures and processes   (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Ian Ferguson & Phil McCausland
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS18-P32 
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Drenth, B.J.*, Caine, J.S., Jones III, J.V. and Saltus, R.W.  Aeromagnetic observations relevant to bedrock geology and tectonics in the Taylor Mountain batholith region, east-central Alaska

SS18-P33 
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Witt, D., Aster, R., Schutt, D., Freymueller, J., Cubley, J.* and Schmidt, M.  Imaging the deep crust and mantle across the Yukon/NWT Cordillera -- The Mackenzie Mountains EarthScope experiment

SS18-P34 
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Saltus, R.W.*, Hayward, N., Jones, J.V., Caine, J.S., Colpron, M. and Drenth, B.  Yukon-Tanana region gravity and magnetic basement trends and domains and connections across the Tintina fault




SS20:  Geoscience professionalism 2016: Issues, responsibilities and information - what’s new and what do you need to know?  (Posters)
Organizers / Organisateurs:  Oliver Bonham, Hendrik Falck
Room / Salle:  Gymnasium

Poster Authors / Title
SS20-P6 
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Mercer, W.  Enhancing mineral exploration health and safety in Canada through the PDAC-AMEBC annual survey

SS20-P7 
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van Zijll de Jong, S.L.*, Leybourne, M. and Khan, S.  Communicating Gorkha-Nepal geohazards