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Buried valley imaging using AEM surveys, electrical resistivity and 3-C seismic reflection

The Geological Survey of Canada has conducted an airborne electromagnetic (AEM) survey (AeroTEM III) and follow up ground based, multi-electrode electrical resistivity and high-resolution seismic reflection surveys over the southern portion of the Spiritwood valley in southwestern
Manitoba. The combined data provide exceptional 3-D coverage which have highlighted key hydrological features such as a complex system of buried channel aquifers and potential sub-surface hydraulic pathways or connections. Such information is critical to groundwater prospecting and to the accurate
assessment of recharge and discharge potentials associated with buried valley aquifers.

Status
In progress
Type
Project
Project URL
http://geoscan.nrcan.gc.ca/starweb/geoscan/servlet.starweb?path=geoscan/fulle.web&search1=R=288770
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