Accession Number : AD0744555

Title :   Physical Characteristics and Chemical Properties of Some High-Arctic Organic Materials from Southwest Devon Island, Northwest Territories, Canada,

Corporate Author : MCMASTER UNIV HAMILTON (ONTARIO) DEPT OF GEOGRAPHY

Personal Author(s) : Bunting,B. T. ; Hathout,S. A.

Report Date : 13 MAY 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The main purposes of this study are to determine the characteristics and degree of alteration of some organic and organo-mineral materials taken from various surfaces and sites in the High-Arctic terrain of southwest Devon Island, N.W.T., Canada.

Descriptors :   (*SOILS, NORTHWEST TERRITORIES), MINERALS, ORGANIC MATERIALS, SWAMPS, SAMPLING, TERRAIN, ROCK, CRACKS, CORRELATION TECHNIQUES, BEACHES, STATISTICAL DATA, ARCTIC REGIONS, CANADA

Subject Categories : Geology, Geochemistry and Mineralogy
      Soil Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE