Metadata: Richelieu-Yamaska Region Hydrogeological Units

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Abstract

The Richelieu sector is located in the south of Quebec, just west of Montreal. It is limited in the north by St. Anne-de-Sorel and in the south by the international border. There are multiple borders in the east and the west, as Longueuil in the west and Memphremagog Lake in the east. The sector is devided into five hydrogeological units, based on geology and surficial deposits. The dataset mainly describes the geological and stratigraphic context and groundwater flow with details on recharge areas. The dataset also provides information on confinement, surficial sediment thickness, wells depth, groundwater depth, bedrock hydraulic conductivity, discharge, groundwater usage, aquifer vulnerability and groundwater quality. The dataset is a summary of data and hydrogeological information for all aquifers, aquifer systems and hydrogeological contexts of the Richelieu project.
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TitleRichelieu-Yamaska Region Hydrogeological Units
Date2013-06-01 (register publication)
Date2013-06-01 (register creation)
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register principalInvestigator
NameChristine Rivard
OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada - GSC Quebec
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AddressDelivery point : 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage
City : Québec Québec
Administrative region : Québec Québec
Postal code :
Country : Canada Canada
Email christine.rivard@canada.ca
Telephonetelephone voice; 1 (418) 6543173
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register originator
NameMarc-André Carrier
OrganisationNational Institute of Science Research (INRS)
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register custodian
NameFrancois Letourneau
OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada - GSC Quebec
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AddressDelivery point : 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage
City : Québec Québec
Administrative region : Québec Québec
Postal code :
Country : Canada Canada
Email francois.letourneau@canada.ca
Telephonetelephone voice; 1 (418) 6543826
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OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada
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AddressDelivery point :
City :
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Email nrcan.gsc-geosciencedata-donneesgeoscience-cgc.rncan@canada.ca
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Related publication

  • Carrier, M.-A., Lefebvre, R., Rivard, C., Parent, M., Ballard, J.-M., Benoit, N., Vigneault, H., Beaudry, C., Malet, X., Laurencelle, M., Gosselin, J.-S., Ladevèze, P., Thériault, R., Beaudin, I., Michaud, A., Pugin, A., Morin, R., Crow, H., Gloaguen, E., Bleser, J., Martin, A., Lavoie, D. (2013) Portrait des ressources en eau souterraine en Montérégie Est, Québec, Canada. Projet réalisé conjointement par l'INRS, la CGC, l'OBV Yamaska et l'IRDA dans le cadre du Programme d'acquisition de connaissances sur les eaux souterraines, rapport final INRS R-1433, soumis en juin 2013.

Goals

This dataset was created to provide a regional frame of the spatial distribution of the hydrostratigraphic units and hydrogeological contexts within Richelieu area.

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TitleGovernment of Canada Core Subject Thesaurus
Date2004 (register creation)
Date2013-05-11 (register publication)
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register custodian
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OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Library and Archives Canada
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TermHydrogeology
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Resolution500000
Languagefra; CAN
Character encodingutf8
Thematic categoryinlandWaters
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Distributor

Contact
register distributor
NameEric Boisvert
OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada - GSC Quebec
Position
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AddressDelivery point : 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage
City : Québec Québec
Administrative region : Québec Québec
Postal code :
Country : Canada Canada
Email eric.boisvert2@canada.ca
Telephonetelephone voice; 1 (418) 6543705
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register pointOfContact
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OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada
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Postal code :
Country :
Email nrcan.gsc-geosciencedata-donneesgeoscience-cgc.rncan@canada.ca
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Languageeng; CAN
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Date2016-06-10
Metadata standardNorth American Profile of ISO 19115:2003 - Geographic information - Metadata
VersionCAN/CGSB-171.100-2009
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Reference System codeEPSG:4326
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Metadata Contact

register author
NameFrancois Letourneau
OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada - GSC Quebec
Position
Information
AddressDelivery point : 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage 490, rue de la Couronne, 3e étage
City : Québec Québec
Administrative region : Québec Québec
Postal code :
Country : Canada Canada
Email francois.letourneau@canada.ca
Telephonetelephone voice; 1 (418) 6543826
Online Resource
register pointOfContact
Name
OrganisationGovernment of Canada; Natural Resources Canada; Geological Survey of Canada
Position
Information
AddressDelivery point :
City :
Administrative region :
Postal code :
Country :
Email nrcan.gsc-geosciencedata-donneesgeoscience-cgc.rncan@canada.ca
Telephone
Online Resource