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Geology of the Arisaig Area, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia.

Geology of the Arisaig Area, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia.

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Published by Geological Society of America in Boulder, Colo .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Nova Scotia,
  • Antigonish County.
    • Subjects:
    • Geology -- Nova Scotia -- Antigonish County.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWith articles by Arthur J. Boucot [and others]
      SeriesGeological Society of America. Special paper ;, 139, Special papers (Geological Society of America) ;, no. 139.
      ContributionsBoucot, A. J. 1924-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQE190 .G27
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 191 p.
      Number of Pages191
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5301001M
      ISBN 100813721393
      LC Control Number72082614

      The Silurian Early Devonian Arisaig Group of the Avalon terrane in northern mainland Nova Scotia consists mainly of thinly bedded sandstones, siltstones, and shales deposited in a near shore. Cottage has stunning view of Arisaig harbor in Nova Scotia, 20 minutes from Antigonish, home of St. FX University. Located at Steinhart Distillery, you will be able to sample and tour the award winning equipped cottage, full kitchen and living room including all you need to feel at home (dishes, bbq etc.).

      The Church of St. Margaret is a church of the Diocese of Antigonish, in Arisaig, Nova Scotia, Canada.   Arisaig Provincial Park: A lovely park with an interesting geological history - See 40 traveler reviews, 56 candid photos, and great deals for Antigonish, Canada, at Tripadvisor.5/5(40).

        This was a video made for an Anthropology course at Saint Francis Xavier University. All video clips were filmed in the community of Arisaig, Nova Scotia.   Arisaig Provincial Picnic Park is open during daylight hours. It is 27 kilometres north of Antigonish, on route , or about 30 kilometres from the turnoff on route at Sutherlands River. Follow our adventures live: @GillianWesleyNS @DrewMooreNS Facebook.


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Geology of the Arisaig Area, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia Download PDF EPUB FB2

In describing the Arisaig region, Williams (, p. 44–49) divided the lowlands into “The Shore Front” and the “Carboniferous Lowland.” “The Shore Front” covers the area of Silurian and Devonian rocks around Arisaig, where hills reach a height of ft west of McAras Brook (Pl.

1) and gradually descend northeastward to ft. The richly fossiliferous Silurian and Early Devonian rocks of the Arisaig area and the nearby related regions of Cape George and Lochaber in Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, have been known for almost one hundred and fifty years.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Geology of the Arisaig Area, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia. Boulder, Colo., Geological Society of America []. Get this from a library.

Geology of the Arisaig area, Antigonish county, Nova Scotia. [A J Boucot]. Antigonish County is a county in the province of Nova Scotia, Canada.

It is located in northern Nova Scotia on the Northumberland Strait. The Town of Antigonish and Municipality of the County of Antigonish are the two largest incorporated municipalities in the y: Canada. Arisaig (/ ɛ r ɪ s ɛ ɡ /), (Scottish Gaelic: Àrasaig) is a small village in Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, Canada.

It is located on the north coast of eastern mainland Nova Scotia, on the Northumberland Strait, and is connected to the town of Antigonish to the southeast and to New Glasgow to the west by Routethe "Sunrise Trail".Nearby communities include Doctors Brook, Malignant. Sandra Barr is a faculty member in the Department of Earth and Environmental Science at Acadia University in Wolfville.

Widely recognized as an expert in the geology of Nova Scotia, she is also co-editor of the scientific journal Atlantic Geology, and is book /5(7). County: Antigonish. Size: ha ( ac) GPS: N45 W62 Park is known for its fascinating geology and fossils; an interpretive kiosk examines highlights of the four million years of earth history found here.

Pleasant km walking trail through forest, and to shore access. Nova Scotia Provincial Parks is a branch of the. The rocks and fossils of Arisaig have been studied by geologists from around the world for over years.

Arisaig, settled inis the oldest parish of Catholic Highland settlers in Nova Scotia and is the second oldest parish in the Diocese of Antigonish. The first log cabin church was built in. Arisaig, NS Community. K likes. The Arisaig Community reaches from Maryvale to Lismore.

Arisaig is 20 minutes from the town of Antigonish, Nova ScotiaFollowers: K. T INTRODUCTION TO THE GEOLOGICAL HISTORY OF NOVA SCOTIA The geological history of Nova Scotia spans more than billion years. The major events in this his- is a deep crustal area accumulating products of erosion from the continental margin.

Other terms are. DNR › Geoscience & Mines Branch › Geology of the Antigonish Basin, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia. Lands and Forestry. Navigation. Navigation Geology of the Antigonish Basin, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia. Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources Mineral Resources Branch Memoir ME 8.

This digital product is a digital version of Geological Survey of Canada (GSC) Map A, Geology, Antigonish Highlands, Nova Scotia, compiled by J.B. Murphy, J. Keppie and A.J. Hynes, The digital product was created by the Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources (NSDNR), Mineral Resources Branch (MRB) staff.

Your Introduction to the Arisaig Community. News from the wharf. The Arisaig Community Development Association (A.C.D.A.) represents the villages of Knoydart, McArra’s Brook, Arisaig, Doctor’s Brook, Malignant Cove and West Maryvale along the North Shore on the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Arisaig, Nova Scotia, Arisaig.

42 likes. Arisaig is a small village in Antigonish County, Nova Scotia, on: Arisaig. Arisaig is a small picturesque fishing community on the Northumberland Shore, just a 25 min drive from Antigonish on Hwy Watch the fishing boats and the gulls. May and June are the lobster fishing season but some boats continue to fish during the summer months.

March of the Cameron men Contributor Names MacNeill, John (singer) Creighton, Helen (recordist) Book/Printed Material Geology of the Arisaig Area, Antigonish County, Nova Scotia. Part of the illustrative matter in pocket. Bibliography: p. Our one full day in the area found us exploring the Antigonish area, especially Arisaig Provincial Park and Cape George.

The weather was reasonably warm with some clouds around and gave us good visibility for the views. The drive to the park was an easy one and the parking even /5(40). A trip to Arisaig is always a great day out. Now that summer is here the beach is inviting and safe for children. The lobster boats are all tied up as the season is over and wonderful to enjoy the peaceful views and the smell of salt-sea air and a fresh breeze.

and features that have helped geologists interpret the ancient environment of this area. Arisaig Provincial Park Truro † Antigonish † New Glasgow † Halifax† Amherst Parrsboro † † Parks and Recreation Division Department of Natural Resources R.R.

#1, Belmont Colchester County, Nova Scotia B0M 1C0 () File Size: KB. Top Things to Do in Arisaig, Nova Scotia: See Tripadvisor's 58 traveller reviews and photos of Arisaig tourist attractions.

Find what to do today, this weekend, or in June. We have reviews of the best places to see in Arisaig. Visit top-rated & must-see attractions.Arisaig By The Sea. Arisaig. 4 guests 2 bedrooms 2 beds 1 bath.

It features a large open plan living,dining,and kitchen area. Two bedrooms,one queen,one double and a modern bathroom. There is a patio area complete with a BBQ and outdoor furniture,so you sit out with your morning coffee and listen to the birds chirp or enjoy one of.the continually unfolding story of Nova Scotia’s geologic history.

RESEARCH Arisaig and Mabou: Basins as Recorders of Biologic and Environmental Evolution Projects of the sed/paleo group include examining the genesis of Silurian-aged volcanic rocks in the region of Arisaig and using fossils to explore paleoenvironments in the Silurian andFile Size: 2MB.