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Ministry of Energy Mines and Responsible for Core Review

Iron Mask Airborne Geophysical Survey
(Parts of NTS 92I/08NW; 92I/09SW; 92I/10; 92I/15SE)

BCMEMPR Open File 2005-13 / GSC OF 2817  

Helicopter-borne gamma ray spectrometric and magnetic total 
field geophysical survey, Iron Mask Area, British Columbia

R.B.K. Shives and J.M. Carson


In 1995 the Geological Survey of Canada conducted an airborne geophysical survey in the Iron Mask area, British Columbia, Canada. The full product release are available as Geological Survey of Canada Open File 2817.


This survey was published as the Iron Mask Geophysics Map to MapPlace on April 8, 2005. The MapPlace data includes digital gridded images for 2 magnetic and 7 radiometric parameters for each survey area. The downloadable files from this website are in georeferenced TIF – tagged image and PNG formats (UTM NAD 83 and Albers projections) and GRD - Geosoft gridded data format (UTM NAD 83 only). PDF theme files are also available in Open File 2006-12: Integrated Airborne Geophysical, Geology and Mineral Occurrence Data, Iron Mask Batholith.  Geology of the Iron Mask Batholith is available as Open File Map 2006-11See GeoFile 2006-05 for a review of the regional geological setting, tectonics, geochronology, geophysics, mineralization and alteration characteristics of the Iron Mask Batholith.


Publications of the BC Geological Survey are available digitally, free of charge, from this website.

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