Geology of the Nouveau Quebec Meteorite Crater
Principal Investigator: Bouchard, Michel A. (2)
Licence Number: 11191
Organization: Universite de Montreal
Licensed Year(s): 1991
Issued: Jan 01, 1991
Project Team: M. Louis Trottier; M. Bianca Frechette

Objective(s): To follow up the expedition of 1988 and other field work in 1989 and 1990; to study the nature of the ejecta surrounding the crater; to study the pollen content of the glacial sediments trapped within the crater rim;

Project Description: The Researchers will study the ejecta which is material formed as a result of the explosive impacting and throw out of rocks at the moment of meteorite impact. They will also investigate the pollen content of the glacial sediments trapped within the crater rim.