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Ministry of Energy Mines and Responsible for Core Review

Information Circulars

 

Information Circulars provide accessible geoscience information to a broad audience in government, industry, universities, and the general public. Included in the Information Circular series are the annual Provincial Overview of Mining and Exploration, Exploration and Mining in British Columbia, and the Coal Industry Overview.

 

IC 2017-6

British Columbia Mineral Development Office

 

IC 2017-4

The British Columbia Geological Survey

 

IC 2017-3

MapPlace 2 (beta) Workshop, 2016 by Y. Cui, G. Fortin, S. Meredith-Jones, S. Zhao, and L. Jones

IC 2017-2

British Columbia Coal Industry Overview, 2016

IC 2017-1

Provincial Overview of Exploration and Mining in British Columbia, 2016 by G. Clarke, J. Britton, P. Jago, F. Katay, and B. Northcote
 

IC 2016-7

Online databases at the British Columbia Geological Survey 

IC 2016-6

The British Columbia Geological Survey 

IC 2016-5

The Groundhog coalfield 

IC 2016-4

Rare metals in British Columbia 

IC 2016-3

British Columbia Mineral Development Office 

IC 2016-2

British Columbia Coal Industry Overview, 2015

IC 2016-1

Provincial Overview of Exploration and Mining in British Columbia, 2015

IC 2015-13

The British Columbia Geological Survey

IC 2015-12

Zinc in British Columbia 

IC 2015-11

The Peace River coalfields 

IC 2015-10

The East Kootenay Coalfields

IC 2015-9c

Jade in British Columbia (Chinese)

IC 2015-9

Jade in British Columbia 

IC 2015-8

Nickel in British Columbia

IC 2015-7

Molybdenum in British Columbia

IC 2015-6

Gold in British Columbia

IC 2015-5

Copper in British Columbia

IC 2015-4

Coal in British Columbia

IC 2015-3

British Columbia Coal Industry Overview, 2014 

IC 2015-2

Exploration and Mining in British Columbia, 2014 

IC 2015-1

Provincial Overview of Mines and Mineral Exploration, 2014 

Exploration Reviews

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Reviews 1983-2015 

IC 2014-9

Online databases at the British Columbia Geological Survey 

IC 2014-8

Opportunities to explore 

IC 2014-7

British Columbia Geological Survey 

IC 2014-6

Refractory minerals in British Columbia, Canada, 2014 

IC 2014-5

British Columbia coal industry overview 2013  

IC 2014-4

Gold production and resources in British Columbia, 1890-2013  

IC 2014-3

Opportunities to Explore Infographic 

IC 2014-2

Dominion Coal Block Infographic 

IC 2014-1

Provincial Summary Exploration and Mining in British Columbia 2013 

IC 2013-4

The British Columbia Geological Survey 

IC 2013-3

Cascadia subduction zone earthquakes: a magnitude 9.0 earthquake scenario. Cascadia Region Earthquake Workgroup (Crew) 

IC 2013-2

British Columbia Coal Industry Overview 2012

IC 2013-1

Provincial Summary Exploration and Mining in British Columbia 2012

IC 2012-3

Jade in British Columbia 

IC 2012-2

British Columbia Coal Industry Overview 2011

IC 2012-1

British Columbia Mines and Mineral Exploration Overview 2011

IC 2011-4

Coal in British Columbia

IC 2011-3

Molybdenum in British Columbia

IC 2011-2

Rare Metals in British Columbia

IC 2011-1

British Columbia Mines and Mineral Exploration Overview 2010

IC 2010-5

Gold in British Columbia

IC 2010-4

Copper in British Columbia

IC 2010-3

Major Coal and Mineral Deposits of British Columbia, 1:2 000 000-scale

IC 2010-2

MapPlace and MTO short course notes from Mineral Exploration Roundup 2010

IC 2010-1

British Columbia Mines and Mineral Exploration Overview 2009

IC 2009-5

Mapping the Future and Building on Strengths:  British Columbia Geological Survey Workshop Overview (March 11-12, 2008)

IC 2009-4

World fluorspar resources, market and deposit examples from British Columbia, Canada 

IC 2009-3

Geoscience for Pine Beetle:  Economic Diversification through Public Geoscience Programs 

IC 2009-2

British Columbia Regional Geochemical Survey Database

IC 2009-1    

British Columbia Mines and Mineral Exploration Overview 2008

IC 2008-2

Contribution to Sustainability in Cement and Coal Production, Southwest British Columbia, Canada

IC 2008-1

British Columbia Mines and Mineral Exploration Overview 2007 

IC 2007-5

MINFILE/pc and MINFILE/www V. 5.0 User's Manual

IC 2007-4

MINFILE V. 5.0 Coding Manual

IC 2007-3

Tungsten in British Columbia - 2007

IC 2007-2

Industrial Minerals in British Columbia - 2006 Review

IC 2007-1

British Columbia Mines and Mineral Exploration Overview 2006

IC 2006-5

Copper in British Columbia

IC 2006-4

Zinc in British Columbia

IC 2006-3

British Columbia Regional Geochemical Survey Database

IC 2006-2

Gold in British Columbia Brochure

IC 2006-1

British Columbia Mines and Mineral Exploration Overview 2005 

IC 2005-3

Molybdenum in British Columbia

IC 2005-2,

IC 2004-7

Mineral Properties Available in British Columbia

IC 2005-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 2004

IC 2004-5

Gold in British Columbia Brochure

IC 2004-4

MINFILE/pc Users Manual Version 4.5 (obsolete)

IC 2004-3

MINFILE Coding Manual Version 4.5 (obsolete) 

IC 2004-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 2003 

IC 2003-2

Gold in British Columbia

IC 2003-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 2002

IC 2002-6

Partnerships for Geoscience

IC 2002-3

Posters and presentations presented at Cordilleran Roundup in Vancouver, British Columbia, January 22-25, 2002

IC 2002-2

GeoLogos (puzzles)

IC 2002-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 2001 

IC 2001-2

Five Year Minerals Geoscience Plan for British Columbia 

IC 2001-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 2000 

IC 2001-00

Coalbed Methane in British Columbia

IC 2000-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1999 

IC 1999-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1998 

IC 1998-10

World Class Silver Mines Brochure

IC 1998-1

BC Mineral Exploration Review 1997 

IC 1997-4

Focus on B.C. Industrial Minerals ‘95

IC 1997-3

Specifications & Guidelines for Bedrock Mapping in British Columbia

IC 1997-2

MINFILE/pc v. 4.5 Software and User's Manual (obsolete)

IC 1997-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1996 

IC 1996-9

Specifications & Guidelines for Bedrock Mapping in British Columbia - see IC 1997-3

IC 1996-8

Geological Survey Branch, 1996-97 Project Inventory

IC 1996-6

Aggregate Forum: Developing an Inventory that Works for You!, Report of Proceedings

IC 1996-5

MINFILE Coding Manual, Version 4.0 (obsolete)

IC 1996-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1995

IC 1996-Brochure

History Still Standing: A Guide to Historical Sites of the Boundary Country 

IC 1995-9

British Columbia: Mining, Development and Exploration 1995 Overview

IC 1995-8

Geological Survey Branch, 1995/96 Project Updates (Supplement to IC 1994-16)

IC 1995-7

Geology of Strathcona Provincial Park

IC 1995-2

Refractory Minerals and Opportunities in Related Value-Added Products

IC 1995-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1994 

IC 1994-19

British Columbia:  Mining, Exploration and Development 1994 Highlights

IC 1994-16

Geological Survey Branch - 1994/95 to 1995/96 Business Plan

IC 1994-15

Dimension Stone in Victoria, B.C.: A City Guide & Walking Tour

IC 1994-7

Rockhounding: In Search of the Earth's Treasures

IC 1994-2

Assayers Certification Program

IC 1994-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1993 

IC 1993-13

British Columbia:  Mining, Exploration and Development 1993 Highlights

IC 1993-10

Geological Survey Branch, 1993-1994 Business Plan

IC 1993-7

Landslides in British Columbia

IC 1993-6

British Columbia's Mineral Sector: Prospects for the 1990s

IC 1993-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1992 

IC 1992-31

British Columbia:  Exploration and Development Highlights and Initiatives 1992

IC 1992-27

Jade in B.C.

IC 1992-25

IC 1992-25, B.C. Geological Survey Branch, MDA Project Summary

IC 1992-23

Guide to the Tectonic, Stratigraphic and Magmatic Setting of the Middle Proterozoic Stratiform Sediment-hosted Sullivan Zn-Pb Deposit, South-Eastern British Columbia

IC 1992-22

Mineral Potential Workshop - Report of Proceedings, April 22-23, 1992

IC 1992-20

British Columbia Coal Quality Catalog

IC 1992-18

British Columbia Coals - Quality & Resources

IC 1992-17

Zeolite, Perlite, Fullers Earth, Diatomite, Kaolin

IC 1992-16

Feldspar and Nepheline Syenite

IC 1992-15

Peat

IC 1992-14

Garnet

IC 1992-13

British Columbia's Industrial Minerals

IC 1992-12

Silicon, Ferrosilicon and Silicon Carbide

IC 1992-11

Magnesite

IC 1992-10

Limestone and Dolomite

IC 1992-9

B.C. Geological Survey Branch, 1992 - 1993 Project Inventory

IC 1992-8

Geological Survey Branch, 1992-93 Plan

IC 1992-7

Style Guide

IC 1992-2

MINFILE - A Mineral Deposit Information System for British Columbia

IC 1992-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1991 

IC 1991-21

British Columbia Exploration and Development Highlights for 1991

IC 1991-20

British Columbia's Coals - Quality and Resources

IC 1991-17

Information Motherlode - Geological Source Material for BC (November 1991)

IC 1991-12

BC Geological Survey Branch - 1991-1992 Plan 

IC 1991-11

BC Geological Survey Branch - 1991-1992 Project Inventory 

IC 1991-8

Guidebook for Fieldtrips 2 and 3 - Some Significant Industrial Mineral Producers of the Southern Rocky Mountains from the 27th Forum on the Geology of Industrial Minerals

IC 1991-7

NTS Location & Author Index

IC 1991-6

Earthquakes in British Columbia

IC 1991-5

Need Mining Information?  We Have the Facts - A Pocket Diary

IC 1991-4

Reports, Maps and Geoscience Databases Issued by the British Columbia Geological Survey Branch

IC 1991-3

MINFILE Coding Manual - Version 3.31 (obsolete)

IC 1991-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1990 

IC 1990-19

High-Tech Metals in British Columbia

IC 1990-16

British Columbia Mineral Assessment Report Database

IC 1990-15

Information Motherlode!  Geological Source Material for B.C.

IC 1990-12

B.C. Geological Survey Branch, 1990-1991 Project Inventory

IC 1990-10

BC Geological Survey (Color Brochure)

IC 1990-8

The Future Mandate, Organizational Structure and Recommended Resource Distribution for the BC Geological Survey Branch

IC 1990-7

Geological Survey Branch, 1990-91 Plan

IC 1990-6

Mines in the Making - Northwestern British Columbia

IC 1990-5

British Columbia Coal Specifications

IC 1990-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1989 

IC 1989-24

Geological Survey Branch, 1989-90 Plan

IC 1989-23

British Columbia Geological Survey - Providing Geological Data for Mineral Resource Development and Management

IC 1989-22

British Columbia Coal Quality Catalog

IC 1989-21

MINFILE Coding Manual Version 3.2

IC 1989-16

B.C. Geological Survey Branch, 1989 - 1990 Project Inventory

IC 1989-11

Property File

IC 1989-10

MINFILE/vax

IC 1989-9

MINFILE/pc

IC 1989-8

13th Annual Advanced Prospecting Course, Cowichan Lake Research Station, Mesachie Lake, B.C.  April 24 to May 11, 1989

IC 1989-2

Industrial Minerals in British Columbia

IC 1989-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1988 

IC 1988

B.C. Geological Survey Branch, 1988 - 1989 Project Inventory 

IC 1988

Geological Survey Branch, 1988-1989 Plan

IC 1988-6

British Columbia Dimension Stone

IC 1988-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1987 

IC 1987-7

Geological Survey Branch, 1987-88 Project Inventory

IC 1987-5

Identification of Common Rocks

IC 1987-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1986

IC 1987

Geological Survey Branch, 1987-88 Plan 

IC 1986-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1985

IC 1986

Geological Survey Branch, 1986-87 Project Inventory

IC 1986

Geological Survey Branch, 1986-87 Plan

IC 1985-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1984

IC 1984-1

British Columbia Mineral Exploration Review 1983

 

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