Lowe, D., Arnott, R., Chiarenzelli, J., Rainbird, R. 2018. Detrital zircon U-Pb geochronology data from the Potsdam Group, Version 1.0. Interdisciplinary Earth Data Alliance (IEDA). https://doi.org/10.1594/IEDA/100746.
Detrital zircon U-Pb geochronology data from the Potsdam Group
This geochronology dataset contains U-Pb isotopic ratios and radiometric ages from detrital zircon grains that complement GSA Bulletin submission, B31749R1, entitled "Early Paleozoic rifting and reactivation of a passive-margin rift: insights from detrital zircon provenance signatures of the Potsdam Group, Ottawa graben". The detrital zircons are from the Cambrian to Ordovician Potsdam Group, and samples were obtained in from Ontario, New York State, and Quebec.
Coverage Scope: Regional (Continents, Oceans)
Lowe, D.G., Arnott, R.W.C., Chiarenzelli, J.R., and Rainbird, R.H. Early Paleozoic reactivation of a passive margin intra-plate rift: insights into reactivation of the Ottawa graben from detrital zircon provenance signatures of the Potsdam Group. Submitted to the Geological Society of America Bulletin.
User Contributed Keyword(s):
Potsdam, Ottawa graben, geochronology, detrital zircon, Laurentia
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