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Title Unearthed : impacts of the Tellus surveys of the north of Ireland / edited by Mike Young ; foreword by Iain Stewart
Published Dublin : Royal Irish Academy, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 423 pages) : illustrations (chiefly color), maps (chiefly color)
Contents 1.The Tellus Geoscience Surveys Of The North Of Ireland: Context, Delivery And Impacts / Mike Young -- 2.The Tellus Airborne Geophysical Surveys And Results / Mike Young -- 3.The Tellus Geochemical Surveys, Results And Applications / Vincent Gallagher -- 4.Stakeholder Engagement For Regional Geoscientific Surveying: The Tellus Border Communications Campaign / Ray Scanlon -- Mineral And Energy Exploration -- 5.Mineral Resources And Tellus: The Essential Balance / Garth Earls -- 6.Gold Exploration In The North Of Ireland: New Targets From The Tellus Projects / Garth Earls -- 7.Using Soil Geochemistry To Investigate Gold And Base Metal Distribution And Dispersal In The Glaciated North Of Ireland / Andreas Scheib -- 8.Critical Metals For High-Technology Applications: Mineral Exploration Potential In The North Of Ireland / Paul Lusty -- 9.A Natural Laboratory For Critical Metals Investigations In The Mourne Mountains Granites / Paul Lusty -- 10.Geothermal Potential Of Granitic Rocks Of The Mourne Mountains / Laura Ayres -- 11.Shape And Intrusion History Of The Late Caledonian Newry Igneous Complex, Northern Ireland / Quentin Crowley -- 12.Using Tellus Data To Enhance Targeting Of Volcanogenic Massive Sulphide Mineralisation In The Tyrone Igneous Complex / Stephen Piercey -- 13.The Geological Significance Of Electrical Conductivity Anomalies Of The Ordovician-Silurian Moffat Shale Group, Northern Ireland / Matthew Warke -- 14.Faults, Intrusions And Flood Basalts: The Cenozoic Structure Of The North Of Ireland / Mark Cooper -- Agriculture And Ecology -- 15.Information For Agriculture From Regional Geochemical Surveys: The Example Of Soil pH In The Tellus And Tellus Border Data / Kate Knights -- 16.An Ecohydrological Investigation Of Wetlands In The Border Counties Of Ireland: A Framework For A Holistic Understanding Of Wetland Systems / Alec Rolston -- 17.Assessing Nutrient Enrichment Risk To Groundwater-Dependent Ecosystems In The Border Counties Of Ireland / Valerie McCarthy -- Environmental Mapping And Management -- 18.Mapping The Terrestrial Gamma Radiation Dose / David Beamish -- 19.Soils And Their Radiometric Characteristics / David Beamish -- 20.Modelling In-House Radon Potential Using Tellus Data And Geology To Supplement In-House Radon Measurements / James Hodgson -- 21.Determining Geochemical Threshold Values From The Tellus Data Sets: The Examples Of Zinc And Iodine / Rory Doherty -- 22.Identification Of The Geochemical Signatures Of Diffuse Pollution In The Tellus Border Soil Data Set, Using Source Apportionment / Chris Johnson -- 23.Stream Sediment Background Concentrations In Mineralised Catchments In Northern Ireland: Assessment Of ̀€Pressures' On Water Bodies In Fulfilment Of Water Framework Directive Objectives / Mark Cooper -- 24.Mapping Metallic Contamination Of Soils In The Lower Foyle Catchment / Solveigh Lass-Evans -- 25.Refining The Human Health Risk Assessment Process In Northern Ireland Through The Use Of Oral Bioaccessibility Data / Jennifer McKinley -- 26.Combining Environmental And Medical Data Sets To Explore Potential Associations Between Environmental Factors And Health: Policy Implications For Human Health Risk Assessments / Anna Gavin -- 27.Mapping A Waste Disposal Site Using Tellus Airborne Geophysical Data / Alastair Ruffell -- 28.The Use Of Aero-Magnetics To Enhance A Numerical Groundwater Model Of The Lagan Valley Aquifer, Northern Ireland / Ulrich Ofterdinger -- 29.Carbon Sequestration In The Soils Of Northern Ireland: Potential Based On Mineralogical Controls / Bart van Dongen -- 30.Spatial Distribution Of Soil Geochemistry In Geoforensics / Jennifer McKinley
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Geophysical surveys -- Ireland
Geochemical surveys -- Ireland
Soil surveys -- Northern Ireland
SCIENCE -- Earth Sciences -- General.
SCIENCE -- Earth Sciences -- Geology.
Geochemical surveys.
Geophysical surveys.
Soil surveys.
Northern Ireland.
Form Electronic book
Author Young, Mike (Geophysicist), editor.
Stewart, Iain S., writer of foreword.
LC no. 2017491339
ISBN 9781908996886