Archive of Geosample Information from the Geological Survey of Canada Atlantic (GSC A) Marine Geoscience Curation Facility

The Geological Survey of Canada Atlantic (GSC A) Marine Geoscience Curation Facility contributed information on 40,428 cores, grabs, and dredges in their holdings to the Index to Marine and Lacustrine Geological Samples (IMLGS) database. Only metadata describing the GSC A samples is maintained in the IMLGS for search purposes, no additional data are archived at NCEI. Complete data and information are available from the contributing institution.

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Last Updated June 10, 2017, 18:14
Created June 10, 2017, 18:14
access_constraints ["cite as: Geological Survey of Canada Atlantic (GSC A) Marine Geoscience Curation Facility: Archive of information about the National Marine Geoscience Collection of Canada. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. doi:10.7289/V5H70CS1 [date of access].", "Please consult the Curator before proposing to do research on any sample discovered through the IMLGS or the NCEI archive.", "Sample metadata are available online for free download.", "While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty."]
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contact-email kjarrett@nrcan.gc.ca
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licence ["Produced by the NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Not subject to copyright protection within the United States."]
metadata-date 2015-12-31
metadata-language eng: USA
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