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Gold mineralization at the Golden Blocks gold field
(University of Canterbury. Geology, 1978)
In the Golden Blocks area, vein-type gold and sparse sulphide mineralization occur in slightly metamorphosed, complexly deformed, Lower Ordovician sandstones and mudstones. Primary gold mineralization is associated with ...
Late quaternary snowlines and cirque moraines within the Waimakariri watershed
(University of Canterbury. Geology, 1975)
A study of the glacial geology and present and past snowlines of tributaries to the Waimakariri River, South Island, New Zealand, has yielded a glacial chronology from late Pleistocene times up to the present day. Three ...
Stratigraphy and sedimentology of the Upper Pakawau and Lower Westhaven groups
(University of Canterbury. Geology, 1977)
Twelve hundred metres of Pakawau Group sediments accumulated in a rapidly subsiding trough during Haumurian to early Dannevirke times, in the vicinity north-west of the Wakamarama Fault and extending from Cape Farewell to ...
Landslide investigations, Main North Line Railway, South Island, New Zealand
(University of Canterbury. Engineering Geology, 1977)
The most important section of railway in the South Island of New Zealand, the Main North Line, offers a continuous rail link serving the northern half of the South Island's east coast. The Main North Line, operated by the ...
Stratigraphy and sedimentology of the Nile group (Oligocene) southwest Nelson
(University of Canterbury. Geology, 1976)
Two new formations comprise the Nile Group; the lower Little Wanganui Formation and the upper Karamea Limestone. The Little Wanganui Formation contains the Kongahu Member (new name), Glasseye Mudstone (new name), and ...
Cretaceous and lower Tertiary glauconite in the South Island of New Zealand
(University of Canterbury, 1978)
Petrographic examination was carried out on glauconites of Cretaceous or Lower Tertiary age from 142 localities in the South Island of New Zealand, Campbell Island and Chatham Island. Samples from which concentrated ...