Atlantic Geoscience Society


Nova Scotia Geological Highway Map (3rd edition)
Donohoe, H.V. Jr., White, C.E., Raeside, R.P. and Fisher, B.E. 2005. ISBN 0-9737982-5-4

A Guide to the Geology, Landscapes and Mineral Resources of Nova Scotia
Miller, C.K. and Milligan, G.C., 1991. ISBN 0-9696009-0-9
Discovering Rocks, Minerals and Fossils in Atlantic Canada: A Geology Field Guide to Selected Sites in Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick
Wallace, P., 1998 ISBN 0-9696009-9-2
The Last Billion Years: A Geological History of the Maritime Provinces of Canada
Fensome, R.A. and Williams, G.L. (eds), 2001 ISBN 1-551098-351-0
Tidal Sedimentation in the Cornwallis River - Avon River Estuaries, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia: Sedimentology, Morphology and Natural History
Spooner, I.S. and Yeo, G., 2003 - Field Guidebook No.401 to the NEGSA-AGS Joint Conference, Halifax, NS, March 2003 ISBN 0-9683988-5-5
Exploded Xenoliths, Layered Granodiorites and Chaotic Schlieren Associated with the Eastern Contact of the South Mountain Batholith
Clarke, D.B., 2003 - Field Guidebook No.403 to the NEGSA-AGS Joint Conference, Halifax, NS, 2003. ISBN 0-9683988-6-3
Hidden Cretaceous Basins in Nova Scotia
Stea, R.R., Pullan, S.E., Gobeil, J.-P. and Donohoe, H.V., 2003 - Field Guidebook No.405 to the NEGSA-AGS JOint Conference, Halifax, NS, 2003. ISBN 0-9683988-7-1
$5.00 each
The Evolving Maritimes
Atlantic Geoscience Society, 2003 - Poster ISBN 0-9683988-8-X
Free upon request
#21 to #35
Geological Association of Canada-Mineralogical Association of Canada-Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists-Canadian Society of Soil Sciences Joint Meeting, Halifax, NS, May 2005

Field Trips A1 to B9 (excluding A2)
(PDF files on CD)
Hard copies still available for the following:
21-A1 Contamination in the South Mountain Batholith and Port Mouton Pluton, southern Nova Scotia ISBN 0-9737981-0-6 $5.00
22-A3 Glaciation and landscapes of the Halifax region, Nova Scotia ISBN 0-9737981-1-4 $6.00
23-A4 Structural geology and vein arrays of lode gold deposits, Meguma terrane, Nova Scotia ISBN 0-9737981-2-2 $5.00
24-A5 Facies heterogeneity in lacustrine basins: the transtensional Moncton Basin (Mississippian) and extensional Fundy Basin (Triassic-Jurassic), New Brunswick and Nova Scotia ISBN 0-9737981-3-1 $10.00
25-A6 Geological setting of intrusion-related gold mineralization in southwestern New Brunswick ISBN 0-9737981-4-9 $6.00
26-A7 The Triassic-Jurassic faunal and floral transition in the Fundy Basin, Nova Scotia ISBN 0-9737981-5-7 $5.00
27-B1 Accretion of peri-Gondwanan terranes, northern mainland Nova Scotia and southern New Brunswick ISBN 0-9737981-6-5 $7.50
28-B2 The Joggins Cliffs of Nova Scotia: Lyell & Co's "Coal Age Galapagos" ISBN 0-9737981-7-3 $4.00
29-B3 Geology and volcanology of the Jurassic North Mountain Basalt, southern Nova Scotia ISBN 0-9737981-8-1 $13.00
30-B4 Stratigraphic setting of base-metal deposits in the Bathurst Mining Camp, New Brunswick ISBN 0-9737981-9-X $10.00
31-B5 Geology and environmental geochemistry of lode gold deposits in Nova Scotia ISBN 0-9737982-?-? $5.00
32-B6 The macrotidal environment of the Minas Basin, Nova Scotia: Sedimentology, morphology, and human impact ISBN 0-9737982-1-1 $3.00
33-B7 Transpression and transtension along a continental transform fault: Minas Fault Zone, Nova Scotia ISBN 0-9737982-?-? $6.50
34-B8 New Brunswick Appalachian transect: bedrock and Quaternary geology of the Mount Carleton-Restigouche River area ISBN 0-9737982-3-8 $12.50
35-B9 Gold metallogeny in the Newfoundland Appalachians ISBN 0-9737982-6-4 $9.00
Eurogranites 2010 - Field Excursion Guidebook Nova Scotia
Clarke, D.B. (ed.), 2010 ISBN 978-0-9737982-6-5
Lexicon of Canadian Stratigraphy Volume VI - Atlantic Region
G.L. Williams et al. (eds.), published by CSPG, 1985 ISBN 0-920230-37-7
Nova Scotia Rocks: Explore Our Geology (2nd edition)
Brochure 28" x 18" ISBN 978-0-9737982-7-2
No cost for educational purposes. Class sets available.
#40 to #49 lancaster
Field trips A1, A2, A3, A5, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B10
Geological Association of Canada-Mineralogical Association of Canada - Joint Annual Meeting - Fredericton, NB, May 2014
(PDF files on CD)
Individual field guides (paper copies):
40-A1 Stratigraphic setting of base-metal deposits in the Bathurst Mining Camp, New Brunswick
ISBN 978-1-987894-00-4 $10.00
41-A2 The Popelogan Arc - Tetagouche Backarc Basin, the Brunswick Subduction Complex, and the Salinic Orogeny in Northern New Brunswick
ISBN 978-1-9737982-9-6 $10.00
42-A3 Intrusion-related mineralization in southwestern New Brunswick: The Mount Pleasant and Clarence Stream Deposits
ISBN 978-1-987894-01-1 $10.00
43-A5 Field guide to southern New Brunswick and the Mactaqac Dam area at Fredericton
ISBN 978-1-987894-02-8 $5.00
44-B1 Granite-related mineralization and alteration in the Acadian Plutonic Belt: implications for Sn-W-Mo-Cu exploration in central New Brunswick
ISBN 978-1-987894-03-5 $10.00
45-B2 Minas Fault Zone, Nova Scotia, Canada: geometry, kinematics and processes associated with localization of deformation within a mature transpressional fault zone
ISBN 978-1-987894-04-2 $10.00
46-B3 Geology of the Island of Grand Manan, New Brunswick: Precambrian to Early Cambrian and Triassic formations
ISBN 978-1-987894-05-9 $10.00
47-B5 Geoheritage and Geotourism in Stonehammer Geopark: North America's first Global Geopark
ISBN 978-1-987894-06-6 $10.00
48-B6 The on-going Saint John geoloy enigma: Avalonia vs Ganderia in southern New Brunswick
ISBN 978-1-987894-07-3 $10.00
49-B10 Stratigraphic and paleoenvironmental setting of the Woodstock Fe-Mn deposits in west-central New Brunswick
ISBN 978-1-987894-07-3 $10.00
Nova Scotia Pebbles
Brochure 9" x 35" ISBN 978-1-987894-09-7
PC Download Mobile Download
No cost for educational purposes. Class sets available.
Geology of Green Cove: A Nova Scotia Geoheritage Site
Brochure 9" x 18" ISBN 978-1-987894-10-3
PC Download
Free Download

Four Billion Years and Counting: Canada's Geological Heritage
Publishers: CFES and Nimbus Publishing, 2014. ISBN 978-1-55109-996-5
ENGLISH EDITION (soft cover)
Quatre milliards d'années d'histoire: Le patrimoine geologique du Canada
Éditeur: Fédération canadienne des sciences de la Terre, 2014. ISBN 978-2-89544-482-4
FRENCH EDITION (hard cover)
AGS Members $35
Non-members $39.95

AGS Members $45
Non-members $49.95
Geology of Nova Scotia: Touring through time at 48 scenic sites
Martha Hickman Hild, Sandra Barr, Field Book Guide 2015. ISBN 978-1-927099-43-8

AGS Members $30.00
Non-members $34.95

Geology of Newfoundland: Touring through time at 48 scenic sites
by Martha Hickman Hild, Field Guide Book 2012. ISBN 978-1-927099-07-0

AGS Members $30.00
Non-members $34.95

The Joggins Fossil Cliffs - Coal Age Galapagos
by John Calder 2012. ISBN 978-1-4595-0418-9

AGS Members $15.00
Non-members $20.00

Island at the Centre of the World
by John Calder 2018. ISBN 978-1-77366-012-7

AGS Members $20.00
Non-members $25.00

Boundary|Time|Surface: a record of change
by Sydney Lancaster and John Waldron. ISBN 978-0-9880646-8-3

AGS Members $40.00
Non-members $45.00

The Appalachian Story
(1987 - Two parts, 25 minutes each) ISBN 0-9683988-0-4
The Recent Ice Age
(1990 - 26 minutes) ISBN 0-9683988-1-2
Offshore Oil and Natural Gas
(1992 - 26 minutes) ISBN 0-9683988-2-0
#8, 9, 10
available on
one DVD for
The Appalachian Story Video Guide
Waldron, J.W.F., Donohoe, H.V. and Keith, D., 1992. ISBN 0-9696009-6-8
Offshore Oil and Natural Gas Video Guide
Batson, P.A., MacDonald, D.J., Wade, J.A. and Williams, G.L., 1993. ISBN 0-9696009-7-6
The Recent Ice Age Video Guide
Hill, J., Hill, P., Carrier, C. and Forbel, D., 1996. ISBN 0-9696009-8-4
When purchasing
the above DVD,
an extra
$5.00 will
include three
video guides
(#11, 12 & 13)
Halifax Harbour: A Geological Journey
We advise teachers to encourage their school boards to purchase "Halifax Harbour: A Geological Journey". When the Resources Centre (part of the Department of Education) approves the DVD as a legitimate resource, teachers can then obtain a copy for the cost of a DVD or tape.
ISBN 978-0-9737982-8-9
AGS members

Conventional Core Workshop
Geological Society of America (Northeastern Section) and Atlantic Geoscience Society - Joint Annual Conference, Halifax, NS, March 2003
$7.50 (photocopy)
The Last Billion Years Colouring Book
Jauer, J., 2002. Based in part on the book (#15) and orginal artwork by Judi Pennanen and C. Hoyt.
Greater Bay of Fundy: What we need to know and do in order to become good stewards.
Butler, K.E., Fader, G., Kosters, E.C., Milligan, T.G., Muschenheim, D.K., Parrott, R. and Van Proosdy, D., 2006. Unpublished Report, 4 p.
Free Copy (Web Link)

Postcard Set: Geological History of the Fundy Basin. Set of 5 postcards based on paintings
by Judi Pennanen for the AGS special publication "The Last Billion Years" (2001)
1 pkg = $3.00
2 pkg = $5.00
AGS Coffee Mug (blue, black or white; AGS logo on both sides)

Complete the following order form.
Mail the completed form to:

AGS c/o Lynn Graves
Dept. of Earth and Environmental Science
12 University Ave HSH 327
Acadia University
Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada
B4P 2R6


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Rolled poster: add $1.00 to overall cost otherwise it will be folded.

Make out a cheque or money order in Canadian dollars to "Atlantic Geoscience Society".

Last updated November 07, 2019 by Joe Mac