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Publications

Melissa Bowerman

Bowerman, M.S. 2014. Tracking down the volcanoes of ancient Alberta: The origin of volcanic rocks exposed in the Rockies and where to find them today. Canmore Geoscience Centre Fall Celebration.

Bowerman, M.S. 2014. Geological Pattern Mysteries: How patterns large and small provide insight into Earth's history. Royal Alberta Museum Annual Curatorial Lecture Series.

Bowerman, M.S. 2013. Slave River Rapids, a Geologist's Perspective. Mammoth Tracks Magazine (Fall) 8.

Bowerman, M.S., D. H. Tanke and R. Kehoe. 2013. Recovery of a giant fossil tree stump by barge from a remote Albertan field locality. Fossil Preparation and Collections Symposium. Tyrrell Museum.

Bowerman, M.S. 2012. Inside the Mineral Collection at the Royal Alberta Museum: The Future of Geoscience Heritage Preservation. University of Alberta Department of Earth and Atmospheric Sciences Centennial Lecture Series.

Bowerman, M.S. and R. Mussieux. 2011. The importance of collaboration to preserve historical geology collections: The Bralorne Gold collection as an example. GAC-MAC Annual General Meeting, Ottawa, Ontario.

Bowerman, M.S. 2011. The Stories Behind the Dazzling Bralorne Gold Collection. Royal Alberta Museum Annual Curatorial Lecture Series.

Bowerman, M.S., 2009. A.B. Beaudoin, R. Mussieux 2009. 40 Years of Enriching and Preserving Alberta's Geological Heritage. 6th International Conference on Mineralogy and Museums. Boulder, Colorado.

Bowerman, M.S. 2009. Geological Wonders of Alberta. Historical Museum of Hokkaido. Professional Exchange.

Beaudoin, A.B., M.S. Bowerman and R. Mussieux. 2008. The Geology Collection at the Royal Alberta Museum as an example of the role of museums in the conservation of geological heritage. GAC-MAC Annual General Meeting, Quebec City, Quebec. (Poster)

Bowerman, M.S. 2008. An appetite for Apatite? Mammoth Tracks Magazine (Spring) 3.

Böhm, C.O., M.S. Bowerman and M.W. Downey. 2006: Bedrock geology of the Gull Rapids area, Manitoba (part of NTS 54D6), Manitoba Science, Technology, Energy and Mines, Manitoba Geological Survey, Open File Report 2006-32, 1 DVD-ROM

Bowerman, M.S., L.M. Heaman, T. Chacko and C.O. Böhm. 2005 Constraining the assembly of the northwestern Superior Province: The polymetamorphic history of the Split Lake Block, Manitoba. GAC-MAC Annual General Meeting, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

Bowerman, M. S., C. O. Böhm, R. P. Hartlaub, L. M. Heaman, and R. A. Creaser (2004) Preliminary geochemical and isotopic results from the Gull Rapids area of the eastern Split Lake Block, northwestern Superior Province, Manitoba (parts of NTS 54D5 and 6). Manitoba Science, Technology, Energy and Mines Report of Activities. GS-14.

Bowerman, M.S., A. Christianson, R.A. Creaser, R.W. Luth. 2006. A petrological and geochemical study of the volcanic rocks of the Crowsnest Formation, southwestern Alberta, and of the Howell Creek suite, British Columbia. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 43(11): 1621-1637.

Luth, R.W. and M.S. Bowerman. 2004. Microtextural and powder-diffraction study of analcime phenocrysts in volcanic rocks of the Crowsnest Formation, southern Alberta, Canada. Canadian Mineralogist 42(3): 897-903.

Ron Mussieux

Burwash, R. A., D. M. Cruden and R. Mussieux (2002) Geology of the Alberta Legislative Buildings. Geoscience Canada 29(4):139-146.

Edwards, D., D. Magee, W. Langenberg, M. Grobe, and R. Mussieux (2003) GeoScape Edmonton. Alberta Geological Survey INF 126. Wall poster.

Ingelson, A., and R. Mussieux (1990) The Highland Bell Mine, Beaverdell, British Columbia. Mineralogical Record 20:441-446.
Several specimens from the Royal Alberta Museum's Geology collections were illustrated in this paper.

Locock, A. J., R. Mussieux, and R. Tyson (2006) Minerals of the Pine Point Lead-Zinc Deposits, Northwest Territories, Canada. Rocks & Minerals 81(1): 24-32.

Morton, R. D., and R. Mussieux (1993) Gold that Glitters. In Edmonton Beneath Our Feet; A Guide to the Geology of the Edmonton Region, edited by John D. Godfrey, pp. 49-59. Edmonton Geological Society. ($12.95 Can.) [Available through the Museum Shop].
Ron also contributed a series of eight vignettes on pioneer geologists who worked in the Edmonton area.

Mussieux, R. (1991) Minerals and Metals: The Earth's Treasures. In Treasures; What Earth and Hand Have Made, edited by David J. Goa, pp. 17-22. Royal Alberta Museum, Edmonton. ($11.95 Can.) [Available through the Museum Shop].

Mussieux, R. (1991) Treasures in Minerals and Metals: The Geology Collection. In Treasures; What Earth and Hand Have Made, edited by David J. Goa, pp. 49-57. Royal Alberta Museum, Edmonton. ($11.95 Can.) [Available through the Museum Shop].

Mussieux, R., and Marilyn Nelson (1998) A Traveller's Guide to Geological Wonders in Alberta ($24.95 Can.) [Available through the Museum Shop].