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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2005
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2005.250.01.15
EISBN: 9781862394988
... population and changing economic drivers and dynamics. Mining and mineral development is one area of economic activity that holds the promise of generating hard currency quickly to develop the country, but that needs to be achieved in a sustainable manner. Gold Ridge is situated in Central Guadalcanal, some...
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Journal: Economic Geology
Published: 01 August 1978
Economic Geology (1978) 73 (5): 645-677.
...A. R. Chivas Abstract The Koloula Igneous Complex on the island of Guadalcanal consists of a low-K calc-alkaline sequence of 26 different intrusive phases. The oldest phase is a leucogabbro within which occurs a tabular cumulate body of olivine pyroxenite. Younger phases include diorites, quartz...
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Journal: Economic Geology
Published: 01 August 1978
Economic Geology (1978) 73 (5): 678-689.
.... is reported for tonalite from the Poha Diorite Complex, another igneous body on the island of Guadalcanal. GeoRef, Copyright 2006, American Geological Institute. Abstract, Copyright, Society of Economic Geologists 1978 ...
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Journal: Economic Geology
Published: 01 April 1977
Economic Geology (1977) 72 (2): 153-169.
...A. R. Chivas; R. W. T. Wilkins Abstract The Koloula Igneous Complex on the island of Guadalcanal, part of the British Solomon Islands Protectorate, consists of a calc-alkaline sequence of 26 intrusive phases ranging from leucogabbro through diorites and granodiorites to andesite dikes...
Journal Article
Published: 01 January 1976
Bulletin de la Société Géologique de France (1976) S7-XVIII (4): 1033-1040.
...J. Doubinger; J. Broutin GeoRef, Copyright 2004, American Geological Institute. 1976 Andalusia Spain Annularia assemblages Autunian biostratigraphy Calamites Carboniferous Equisetales Europe Filicopsida floral studies Guadalcanal Iberian Peninsula Lower Permian microfossils...
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Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 August 1973
GSA Bulletin (1973) 84 (8): 2795-2806.
Journal Article
Journal: Geology
Published: 01 December 2014
Geology (2014) 42 (12): 1087-1090.
...Simon Tapster; N.M.W. Roberts; M.G. Petterson; A.D. Saunders; J. Naden Abstract The first U-Pb ages from a ca. 26–24 Ma pluton on Guadalcanal, in the intra-oceanic Solomon island arc (southwest Pacific Ocean), reveal Eocene- to Archean-aged zircon xenocrysts. Xenocryst populations at ca. 39–33 Ma...
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Journal: Geology
Published: 01 July 1990
Geology (1990) 18 (7): 630-633.
...M. Solomon Abstract The Tertiary-Quaternary porphyry copper-gold deposits of the southwest Pacific rim (particularly in Luzon, mainland Papua New Guinea, Bougainville, Guadalcanal, and Fiji) mostly formed after a reversal of arc polarity. Where this reversal has not occurred (e.g., New Zealand...
Journal Article
Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 July 1982
AAPG Bulletin (1982) 66 (7): 986.
... to assess the potential for petroleum accumulations and to identify geologic hazards. Work was concentrated in the central Solomons trough (the Slot) between the islands of Guadalcanal, Santa Ysabel, New Georgia, and Choiseul, where continuous multichannel, single channel, and high resolution seismic...
Journal Article
Journal: GSA Bulletin
Published: 01 February 1979
GSA Bulletin (1979) 90 (2_Part_II): 313-348.
..., Santa Isabel, Florida Group, Guadalcanal, and San Cristobal (Thompson, 1965), and all these ultramafites lie within the Central province of Coleman (1966). Diapiric masses. of ultramafic rocks have been described in the New Hebrides (Mallick and Neef, 1974) and in the Solomons (Stanton, 1961; Stanton...
Series: AAPG Memoir
Published: 01 January 1976
EISBN: 9781629812113
..., the New Guinea highlands, New Britain, New Ireland, Manus, Guadalcanal, Fiji, eastern Queensland, New South Wales, and New Zealand. The economic deposits are associated with Tertiary to late Quaternary intrusives of the western rim of the Circum-Pacific mobile belt, including the major west-northwest...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 July 1974
AAPG Bulletin (1974) 58 (7): 1433-1434.
..., are known in Sulawesi, New Guinea highlands, New Britain, New Ireland, Manus, Guadalcanal, Fiji, eastern Queensland and New South Wales, and New Zealand. The economic deposits are associated with Tertiary to late Quaternary intrusives of the western rim of the Circum-Pacific mobile belts, including...
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A: Present-day southwest Pacific Ocean bathymetry ( www.geomapapp.org ). B:...
in > Geology
Published: 01 December 2014
Figure 1. A: Present-day southwest Pacific Ocean bathymetry ( www.geomapapp.org ). B: Tectonic map of present-day Solomon island arc. C: Simplified lithology of Guadalcanal (after Hackman, 1980 ). CH—Choiseul Island; CS—Coral Sea; FL—Florida Islands; GC—Guadalcanal; JJ—Jajao igneous suite; LHR
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Relationship of the Marshall Islands drill sites to the Solomon Islands at ...
in > Geosphere
Published: 01 October 2015
Figure 10. Relationship of the Marshall Islands drill sites to the Solomon Islands at the present day and at 8 Ma, based on plate-tectonic reconstructions of Mann and Taira (2004) . Islands and island groups: C—Choiseul; NG—New Georgia Island Group; G—Guadalcanal; MA—Makira; V—Vanuatu; SI—Santa
Journal Article
Published: 01 April 2006
Journal of Micropalaeontology (2006) 25 (1): 73-94.
... of Australia and to the SE of New Guinea between Latitude 5–12°S and Longitude 155–162°E and enjoy an oceanic tropical climate. The samples on which this study is based were collected off the islands of Guadalcanal and Shortland ( Fig. 1 ). The location of the samples is given in Figures 2 and 3 . All...
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Published: 01 May 2008
Journal of Micropalaeontology (2008) 27 (1): 13-33.
... on which this study is based were collected off the islands of Guadalcanal and Shortland ( Fig. 1 ). The location of the samples is given in Figures 2 and 3 . All of the samples are of largely biodetrital sand, ranging from very fine to medium in grain size. Much of the medium sand originated from coral...
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Journal: Economic Geology
Published: 01 August 2006
Economic Geology (2006) 101 (5): 1089-1090.
... appreciate the connections between resources (what they call natural capital) and the general benefits that they help accrue to societies. Tolia and Petterson report on the efforts to involve local people in decisions concerning development of the Gold Ridge mine, Guadalcanal, Solomon Islands. Although...
Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publication
Published: 01 January 2008
DOI: 10.1144/SP305.13
EISBN: 9781862395534
... Province; 3, Gold Ridge, Central Guadalcanal; 4, Savo, 35 km NW of Honiara. Insets show location of Solomon Islands relative to Australia and give the distribution of villages on Savo as an example of rural population patterns in Solomon Islands (most are now situated adjacent to the coast) (adapted from...
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Series: Geological Society, London, Special Publications
Published: 01 January 2004
DOI: 10.1144/GSL.SP.2004.229.01.06
EISBN: 9781862394773
.... The Solomon Islands is an archipelago situated between longitudes 156° and 170°E, and latitudes 5° and 12°S (Fig. 1a , b ). The larger Solomon islands, which form a NW–SE-trending double chain, consist of Choiseul, the New Georgia Group, Santa Isabel, Guadalcanal, Malaita and Makira (San Cristobal...
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Journal: AAPG Bulletin
Published: 01 November 1982
AAPG Bulletin (1982) 66 (11): 2349-2359.
..., and there is every confidence that it will be enacted in 1982. During the year CCOP/SOPAC conducted an 800-km single channel seismic survey in the region of Rennell Island-Indispensable Reef south of Guadalcanal (11-12°S and 159-161°E; Fig. 3 ), where sediment thickness and fold structures indicated...
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