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Carbonate Sample Analytical Data Collection from VA

Summary

The collection consists of sample location information and laboratory geochemical characterization of Virginia's carbonate rocks. Laboratory analytical data includes major and minor constituents, and trace element analyses, reflectance and chlorine content analyses on a selected subset of the samples. This data is available for study by scientists, citizens, government agencies, and by industry. DGMR maintains this collection to support the wise use of Virginia's resources by providing quality geologic and mineral resource information. The collection consists of about 5,400 sample analyses currently stored in the Virginia Geologic Information Catalog.

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metadata.xml 2.42 KB
29_115407_CarbonateSamples3.xml 5.76 MB

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Information contained in this collection is currently accessible from the on-line Virginia Geologic Information Catalog.

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<div> Record loaded as part of the file import <a href="http://data.usgs.gov/resources/2010/06/29_115407_CarbonateSamples3.xml"> CarbonateSamples3.xml</a> on 29-JUN-10 11.54.09.116000 AM by <a href="https://my.usgs.gov/catalog/Global/catalogParty/show/14827">Kenneth M. Stanley</a> </div>

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Type Scheme Key
sourceSystem CSC 1131243
UniqueKey State Inventory P835

NGGDPP Collection Extension

primaryPurposes
Research (Research, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/primaryPurpose)
Reference (Reference, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/primaryPurpose)
Mineral Exploration (Mineral Exploration, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/primaryPurpose)
Mineral Exploration (Mineral Exploration, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/primaryPurpose)
Teaching (Teaching, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/primaryPurpose)
collectionTypes
Derived and Indirect Geoscience Data (Derived and Indirect Geoscience Data, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/type)
collectionCategories
Special analysis data (Special analysis data, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/category)
Geochemical samples (Geochemical samples, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/category)
usageTrend<p> Requests for sample location data and the geochemical analytical results are expected to increase with the demand for high calcium limestone resources.</p>
userGroups
Regulatory Agencies (Regulatory Agencies, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/userGroup)
General Public (General Public, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/userGroup)
Private Sector (Private Sector, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/userGroup)
unitSample Analyses (Sample Analyses, http://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/NGGDPP/collection/unit)
collectionGrowth<p> The sample collection program has ended, yet additional sample analytical results for carbonate rocks may be available.&nbsp;</p>
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