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Geology of the Alberta Rocky Mountains and Foothills

Month: June 2014
Organization: Alberta Energy Regulator
Industry: Government
Products: ArcGIS for Desktop

This is the first stand-alone, updated and seamless geological compilation map for the Alberta portion of the Rocky Mountains and Foothills. This 1:500,000 scale bedrock geology map compiles data from about 70 maps published at different scales by several generations of geologists over the last century. Data compilation was complemented by extensive field work and selected geochronological studies.