Atlantic Geoscience Society


Nova Scotia Geological Highway Map (3rd edition)
Donohoe, H.V. Jr., White, C.E., Raeside, R.P. and Fisher, B.E. 2005. ISBN 0-9737982-5-4

A Guide to the Geology, Landscapes and Mineral Resources of Nova Scotia
Miller, C.K. and Milligan, G.C., 1991. ISBN 0-9696009-0-9
Discovering Rocks, Minerals and Fossils in Atlantic Canada: A Geology Field Guide to Selected Sites in Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and New Brunswick
Wallace, P., 1998 ISBN 0-9696009-9-2
The Last Billion Years: A Geological History of the Maritime Provinces of Canada
Fensome, R.A. and Williams, G.L. (eds), 2001 ISBN 1-551098-351-0
Tidal Sedimentation in the Cornwallis River - Avon River Estuaries, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia: Sedimentology, Morphology and Natural History
Spooner, I.S. and Yeo, G., 2003 - Field Guidebook No.401 to the NEGSA-AGS Joint Conference, Halifax, NS, March 2003 ISBN 0-9683988-5-5
Exploded Xenoliths, Layered Granodiorites and Chaotic Schlieren Associated with the Eastern Contact of the South Mountain Batholith
Clarke, D.B., 2003 - Field Guidebook No.403 to the NEGSA-AGS Joint Conference, Halifax, NS, 2003. ISBN 0-9683988-6-3
Hidden Cretaceous Basins in Nova Scotia
Stea, R.R., Pullan, S.E., Gobeil, J.-P. and Donohoe, H.V., 2003 - Field Guidebook No.405 to the NEGSA-AGS JOint Conference, Halifax, NS, 2003. ISBN 0-9683988-7-1
$2.00 each
#21 to #35
Field tripd A5
Geological Association of Canada-Mineralogical Association of Canada-Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists-Canadian Society of Soil Sciences Joint Meeting, Halifax, NS, May 2005
Hard copy still available for the following:

(PDF files on CD)
24-A5 Facies heterogeneity in lacustrine basins: the transtensional Moncton Basin (Mississippian) and extensional Fundy Basin (Triassic-Jurassic), New Brunswick and Nova Scotia ISBN 0-9737981-3-1 $2.00
Eurogranites 2010 - Field Excursion Guidebook Nova Scotia
Clarke, D.B. (ed.), 2010 ISBN 978-0-9737982-6-5
Nova Scotia Rocks: Explore Our Geology (2nd edition)
Brochure 28" x 18" ISBN 978-0-9737982-7-2
No cost for educational purposes. Class sets available.
#40 to #49
Field trips A1, A2, A3, A5, B1, B2, B3, B5, B6, B10
Geological Association of Canada-Mineralogical Association of Canada - Joint Annual Meeting - Fredericton, NB, May 2014
(PDF files on CD)
Hard copies available for the following:
43-A5 Field guide to southern New Brunswick and the Mactaqac Dam area at Fredericton
ISBN 978-1-987894-02-8 $2.00 for any item
48-B6 The on-going Saint John geology enigma: Avalonia vs Ganderia in southern New Brunswick
ISBN 978-1-987894-07-3
49-B10 Stratigraphic and paleoenvironmental setting of the Woodstock Fe-Mn deposits in west-central New Brunswick
ISBN 978-1-987894-08-0
Nova Scotia Pebbles
Brochure 9" x 35" ISBN 978-1-987894-09-7
PC Download Mobile Download
No cost for educational purposes. Class sets available.
Geology of Green Cove: A Nova Scotia Geoheritage Site
Brochure 9" x 16" ISBN 978-1-987894-10-3
PC Download
No cost for educational purposes.

Four Billion Years and Counting: Canada's Geological Heritage
Publishers: CFES and Nimbus Publishing, 2014. ISBN 978-1-55109-996-5
ENGLISH EDITION (soft cover)
Quatre milliards d'années d'histoire: Le patrimoine geologique du Canada
Éditeur: Fédération canadienne des sciences de la Terre, 2014. ISBN 978-2-89544-482-4
FRENCH EDITION (hard cover)
AGS Members $35
Non-members $39.95

AGS Members $45
Non-members $49.95
Geology of Newfoundland: Touring through time at 48 scenic sites
by Martha Hickman Hild, Field Guide Book 2012. ISBN 978-1-927099-07-0
AGS Members $30.00
Non-members $35.00
Geology of Nova Scotia: Touring through time at 48 scenic sites
Martha Hickman Hild, Sandra Barr, Field Book Guide 2015. ISBN 978-1-927099-43-8
AGS Members $30.00
Non-members $35.00
Geology of New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island:
Touring through time at 44 scenic sites
Martha Hickman Hild, Sandra Barr, Field Book Guide. ISBN 978-1-9994910-3-1
AGS Members $30.00
Non-members $35.00
The Joggins Fossil Cliffs - Coal Age Galapagos
by John Calder 2012. ISBN 978-1-4595-0418-9
AGS Members $15.00
Non-members $20.00
Island at the Centre of the World
by John Calder 2018. ISBN 978-1-77366-012-7
AGS Members $20.00
Non-members $25.00
Boundary|Time|Surface: a record of change
by Sydney Lancaster and John Waldron. ISBN 978-0-9880646-8-3
AGS Members $40.00
Non-members $45.00

The Appalachian Story (1987 - Two parts, 25 minutes each) ISBN 0-9683988-0-4
The Recent Ice Age (1990 - 26 minutes) ISBN 0-9683988-1-2
Offshore Oil and Natural Gas (1992 - 26 minutes) ISBN 0-9683988-2-0
#8, 9, 10
available on
one DVD for
The Appalachian Story Video Guide
Waldron, J.W.F., Donohoe, H.V. and Keith, D., 1992. ISBN 0-9696009-6-8
Offshore Oil and Natural Gas Video Guide
Batson, P.A., MacDonald, D.J., Wade, J.A. and Williams, G.L., 1993. ISBN 0-9696009-7-6
The Recent Ice Age Video Guide
Hill, J., Hill, P., Carrier, C. and Forbel, D., 1996. ISBN 0-9696009-8-4
When purchasing
the above DVD,
an extra
$5.00 will
include three
video guides
(#11, 12 & 13)
Halifax Harbour: A Geological Journey
We advise teachers to encourage their school boards to purchase "Halifax Harbour: A Geological Journey". When the Resources Centre (part of the Department of Education) approves the DVD as a legitimate resource, teachers can then obtain a copy for the cost of a DVD or tape.
ISBN 978-0-9737982-8-9
AGS members

The Last Billion Years Colouring Book
Jauer, J., 2002. Based in part on the book (#15) and orginal artwork by Judi Pennanen and C. Hoyt.

Postcard Set: Geological History of the Fundy Basin.
Set of 5 postcards based on paintings
by Judi Pennanen for the AGS special publication "The Last Billion Years" (2001)
AGS Coffee Mug (black or white; AGS logo on both sides)

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AGS c/o Lynn Graves
Dept. of Earth and Environmental Science
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Acadia University
Wolfville, Nova Scotia, Canada
B4P 2R6


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Last updated March 04, 2020 by Joe Mac