Related Content

Related Overviews

Sir William Edmond Logan (1798—1875) geologist in Canada

George Mercer Dawson (1849—1901) geologist and anthropologist

barren lands

natural history


More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • History
  • Regional and National History


Show Summary Details


Geological Survey of Canada

Quick Reference

The Geological Survey of Canada was founded in 1842. At that time, however, the Province of Canada comprised only the southern parts of the present provinces of Quebec and Ontario. ...

Reference entries