Geology, Old Crow, Yukon Territory

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Learn about Yukon bedrock geology, Yukon surficial geology and Yukon geothermal energy and the work the Yukon Geological Survey does. Energy, Mines and Resources. Old Crow.

An Occurrence of Paleogene Sediments in the Old Crow Structural Depression, Northern Yukon Territory (IN Structural Geology, Stratigraphy and Paleontology) (Geological Survey of Canada PaperPart A.

Report of Activities. Part A. April to Octoberpp. Geology of Teslin Map-Area, Yukon Territory (C) on *FREE* shipping on qualifying cturer: Roger Duhamel, F.R.S.C. Queen's Printer and Controller of Stationery. Quaternary Geology of the Yukon Territory. Old Crow tephra approximatelyyears old, Classic illustrations of glacial geological processes are evident throughout the site, including.

Old Crow Basin location map. INTRODUCTION This study was undertaken by the Geological Survey of Canada on behalf of the Yukon Territorial Government as part of its ongoing oil and gas resource management program.

The objective of this study was to investigate the hydrocarbon resource potential of the Old Crow Basin in the Yukon Territory (Figs. 1, 2). Come to where the Crow and Porcupine Rivers meet, and stand near the migration path of the great Porcupine Caribou Herd. Old Crow is a small close-knit village on the Traditional Territory of the Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation, whose people have inhabited the area for millennia.

Take the flight into Yukon’s only community without road access. Between the Old Crow Flats and the British Mountains is the Old Crow Pediplain, which includes some of the limited outcropping in the ecoregion. This area is characterized by extensive gently sloping pediment surfaces, formed by millions of years of weathering.

Ecoregions of the Yukon Territory File Size: KB. The Yukon holds evidence of the earliest-known people in North America. Artifacts made from bison, mammoth and caribou bones from Bluefish Caves, Old Crow Basin and Dawson City areas show.

Old Crow Flats is located in the Taiga Cordillera Ecozone and is composed of lakes and wetlands occupying a large topographic basin that forms an extremely important wildlife habitat. Ecoregions of the Yukon Territory - Biophysical Properties of a Yukon Landscape Publication of the Yukon Geological Survey provides an in-depth look at the.

Old Crow Basin is an important geographic feature in the natural history Yukon Territory book human history of Canada. It is the largest of four interior lowland areas within northern Yukon Territory (the others being Bluefish, Bell and Bonnet Plume basins).

Old Crow (Teechik in Gwich’in) is a community in the Canadian territory of Yukon. It had inhabitants as ofmost of them Gwich'in, a First Nations peoples who belong to the Vuntut Gwitchin First y: Canada.

Along the Porcupine River, about 15 kilometres downstream of Old Crow, is a layer of concretions in a clay/silt bluff. Inan oval-shaped concretion about 40 by 70 centimetres in size was recovered from the : Hugh Copland. Old Crow is a small town of about aboriginal people; known as the Vuntut Gwitchin.

Old Crow is located at the confluence of the Crow and Porcupine Rivers. Old Crow is an isolated community, being the only village in the Yukon, which does not have road access. Quaternary Glaciations- Extent and Chronology, Part II Editors J. Ehlers and P.L.

Gibbard.9 Elsevier B.V. All fights reserved Late Pleistocene chronology of glacial Lake Old Crow and the north-west margin of the Laurentide Ice Sheet Grant D. Zazula ~'2, Alejandra Duk-Rodkin 3, Charles E. Schweger ~, and Richard E. Morlan 4 1 Department of Anthropology, H.M. Tory Building Cited by: This GIS dataset is a Yukon-wide compilation of map footprints and associated citation data for published and unpublished surficial geology maps that were incorporated into the Yukon digital surficial geology compilation (Release 1).

The maps were originally produced by the GSC, YGS, Yukon Government and various universities at various scales ranging fromto  Pearce GW, Westgate JA, Roberston S. Magnetic reversal history of Pleistocene sediments at Old Crow, northwestern Yukon Territory.

Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences Link, ISI, Google Scholar. AbstractCited by: 1. The fly-in community of Old Crow, Yukon, has eased COVIDrelated travel restrictions into the community — meaning, people can now go there again without explicit permission from the First Nation.

Yukon Territory is located in northwest Canada. Yukon Territory is bordered by the Beaufort Sea, the United States to the west, Northwest Territories to the east, and British Columbia to the south. Canada is one of nearly countries illustrated on our Blue Ocean Laminated Map of the World.

The. The Yukon was part of the supercontinent Rodinia until began to break up million years ago, separating the proto-North American continent of Laurentia. The continental breakup is marked by basalt flows from million years ago in the Mackenzie Mountains in the Northwest Territories. The Vuntut Gwitchin First Nation would like to acknowledge many of our beloved elders whom we all so dearly love here in Old a tribute to our elders whose advice, guidance and knowledge tie our past to our future; strengthening our culture and community.

For many years our elders have shared their wisdom, strength and stories with us. An Occurrence of Paleogene Sediments in the Old Crow Structural Depression, Northern Yukon Territory (IN Structural Geology, Stratigraphy and Paleontology) (Geological Survey of Canada PaperPart A.

Report of Activities. Part A. April to Octoberpp. by Hopkins, W. S., Jr. and D. Norris. and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Ten Pleistocene fossils representing loons of the species Gavia stellata, Gavia arctica, Gavia immer, and Gavia cf.

adamsii are reported from the Old Crow Basin in the northern Yukon Territory, an area which is presently outside the range of specimen of a is from beds that correlate to beds dating > 54 years BP and are presumed to be of Sangamon interglacial by: Environment of the Yukon G.G.E.

SCUDDER Department of Zoology, University of British Columbia University Blvd., Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z4 Abstract. The Yukon Territory, situated in the northwest corner of Canada adjacent to Alaska, and north of 60°, has a rugged and complex physiography and geology, dominated by mountainous terrain.

Welcome to the Old Crow Google Earth 3D map site. Original name of this place (including diacritics) is Old Crow, it lies in Yukon, Yukon Territory, Canada and its geographical coordinates are 67° 34' 0" North, ° 48' 0" West.

The territory's climate is Arctic in the north (north of Old Crow), subarctic in the central region, between north of Whitehorse and Old Crow, and has a humid continental climate in the far south, south of Whitehorse and in areas close to the British Columbia border.

The long sunshine hours in the short summer allow a profusion of flowers and. QUATERNARY RESEA () SHORT PAPER Old Crow Tephra Found at the Palisades of the Yukon, BEGCT,* MARY EDWARDS,* DAVID HOPKINS,* MARY KESKINEN,* AND GEORGE KUKLAt *Department of Geology and Geophysics, University of Alaska, Fairbanks, Alaska ; and tLamont-Doherty Geological Observatory, Columbia University, Cited by: Old Crow’s population is currently (), approximately 90% of which are Vuntut Gwitchin Nation.

Yukon Socio-Economic Web Portal Provides census information and other statistics for Yukon communities. Yukon Bureau of Statistics Provides detailed statistics on population and other statistics for all of Yukon and some communities. A book of Indian legends and storys from Old Crow, Yukon Territory A book of Indian legends and storys from Old Crow, Yukon Territory by Netro, Joe.

Publication date Topics Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by stationcebu on Pages: Energy, Mines and Resources Library Find mining, geology and energy reports, maps, aerial photographs, journals and periodicals at the Yukon's largest resource library.

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The concept of taphonomy has been borrowed from paleontology and applied to the analysis of vertebrate fossils from the Old Crow region of the northern Yukon Territory.

By means of this approach, archaeologically significant specimens have been isolated from the larger suite of materials which can be explained entirely in terms of natural Cited by: insects and plant macrofossils from two quaternary exposures in the old crow-porcupine region, yukon territory, canada [matthews, j.v.] on *free* shipping on qualifying offers.

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© PR Services Ltd. | Contact Us | Advertise. Yukon Geological Survey Energy, Mines and Resources Government of Yukon and Northern Climate ExChange Yukon Research Centre Yukon College Landscape Hazards Risk Old Crow, Yukon Parts of NTS O/12 CONTOUR INTERVAL 50 METRES scale Elevations in metres above Mean Sea Level PARTS OF NTS O/12 SCALE Y LANDSCAPE HAZARD RISK.

Before European contact. Disputed evidence of the oldest remains of human inhabitation in North America have been found in the Yukon.

A large number of apparently human-modified animal bones were discovered in the Old Crow area in the northern Yukon that have been dated to 25,–40, years ago by carbon dating. The central and northern Yukon were not glaciated, as they were part of. Old Crow Chalet, Old Crow, Yukon Territory. likes 1 talking about this.

A northern themed, cozy and clean home away from home while you enjoy Vuntut Gwichin country and ers: The Old Crow pluton, the largest of the plutons in the Arctic Alaska terrane and also referred to as the Old Crow batholith, is exposed along the Yukon-Alaska border ~30 km west-northwest of the community of Old Crow.

Sample 13WW42 was collected from a hill in the southern part of the batholith. ABSTRACT. This study reports on changes in the distribution, surface area, and modern water balance of lakes and ponds located in the Old Crow Basin, northern Yukon, over a year period ( ), using aerial photographs, satellite imagery, a numerical lake.

Book Description: The concept of taphonomy has been borrowed from paleontology and applied to the analysis of vertebrate fossils from the Old Crow region of the northern Yukon Territory. By means of this approach, archaeologically significant specimens have been isolated from the larger suite of materials which can be explained entirely in.

Located at the confluence of the Crow and Porcupine Rivers, Old Crow is an isolated community, being the only village in the Yukon Territory, which does not have road access. Old Crow is also the only Yukon community located north of the Arctic Circle.

People in Old Crow enjoy long summer days and experience the short days of winter. Step. Josie’s Old Crow Adventures, Old Crow, Yukon Territory. likes. Indigenous tourism company offering winter outdoor adventures in the remote northern 5/5.

Peel Watershed The Peel River Watershed is one of the only pristine watersheds left in North America. The Peel Watershed has recently received much public and media attention due to discussions of land use planning in the area, which has drawn even more visitors to the area for canoe trips.The Porcupine Caribou Herd regularly crosses the Canada-US border.

Their range includes the Yukon’s Vuntuk and Ivvavik National Parks and Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. Ni’iinlii Njik Territorial Park is Yukon’s largest territorial park and is rigorously protected for its distinct ecosystem and deep cultural significance.Book (1) Article Type.

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