Geophysics in Exploration at Falconbridge

EMPLOYING geophysics to find ore was for a long time considered by the Canadian mining fraternity to be a performance of dubious value: in a category somewhere between the practice of sorcery, and using a divining rod to locate underground water. With increasing knowledge, however, and with constantly improving instruments, a solid speaking acquaintance with this adolescent science is becoming an integral part of the mining geologist's stock in trade.
Keywords: Geophysical surveys, geophysical, norite, ore, plane table, Sudbury Basin, Geophysics, Investigations, Maps, mining, Ore, Ores, Overburden
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