Talks & Seminars


Exploration Series Talk

Jade in the Canadian Cordillera: Geology & History
Discussion Leader: Barry J. Price, BJ Price Geological Consultants Inc.

When: Tuesday, December 4, 2018 at 8:00 am
Where: Discovery Center, Geological Survey of Canada, 1500 - 605 Robson Street, Vancouver, BC
Cost: Admission is $5 and seating is limited.
Contact: Please pre-register by email

"Jade is a significant contributor to BC’s mineral economy. The geology and mineralogy of jade deposits in BC and the Yukon will be examined. There are two types of jade: 1. Nephrite jade is a form of the amphibole minerals tremolite and actinolite, along with minor accessories, chlorite, magnetite, picotite, chromite, diopside and green chrome mica (fuchsite)..." Read More →