Prairie Research Institute Executive Director, William Shilts

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Shilts, W. W., 2013, Modern development of glacial event-stratigraphy; SE Quebec and N. New England. 48th Annual NE Geological Society of America meeting.

Caron, O. and W. W. Shilts, 2013, New Insights in the 3D Modelling of the Quaternary Stratigraphic Sequence of the Southeastern Appalachians of Canada. 48th Annual NE Geological Society of America meeting.

Caron, O. and W. W. Shilts, 2011, Striation Record of Multiple Glacial Flow Directions in the Southern Quebec Appalachians. Geological Associations of Canada Annual Meeting.

Adams, J., L. Dredge, C. Fenton, D. Grant, and W.W. Shilts, 1993, Neotectonic faulting in metropolitan Toronto: Implications for earthquake hazard assessment in the Lake Ontario region: Comment and Reply. Geology, v. 2, p. 63.

Adams, J., R. Wetmiller, J. Drysdale, J. Percival, and W.W. Shilts, 1992, The 1989 Ungava surface rupture: The first modern surface faulting in the North American stable continental interior and its implications for neotectonics, paleoseismology and seismic hazard (abstract) in N.-A. Mörner, L. Owen, I. Stewart, and C. Vita-Finzi, eds., Neotectonics, recent advances. London: Quaternary Research Association, p. 3.

Andrews, J.T., W. Shilts, and G.H. Miller, 1983. Multiple deglaciations of the Hudson Bay Lowlands, Canada, since deposition of the Missinaibi (Last-interglacial?) formation. Quaternary Research, v. 19, p. 18-37.

Andrews, J.T., G.H. Miller, J.S. Vincent, and W.W. Shilts, 1986. Quaternary correlations in arctic Canada . Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 5, p. 243-249.

Arsenault, L., J.M Aylsworth, C.M. Cunningham, and W.W Shilts, 1981, G.S.C., Map 7-1979.

Aylsworth, J.M., and W.W. Shilts, 1989. Bedforms of the Keewatin Ice Sheet, Canada. Sedimentary Geology, v. 62, p. 407–428.

Aylsworth, J.M., and W.W. Shilts, 1989. Glacial Features Around the Keewatin Ice Divide: Districts of Mackenzie and Keewatin, Ottawa, Ontario, Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 88-24.

Aylsworth, J.M. and W.W. Shilts, 1991, Surficial geology of Coats and Mansel Islands, N.W.T.; Geological Survey of Canada, paper 89-23, 26 p. Maps 1632A, 1633A.

S. Balescu, M. Lamothe, M. Auclair, and W.W. Shilts, 2001. IRSL dating of Middle Pleistocene interglacial sediments from southern Quebec (Canada) using multiple and single grain aliquots. Quaternary Science Reviews, v. 20, p. 821-824.

Belanger, J.R, A.N. Rencz, and W.W. Shilts, 1979, Patterns of glacial dispersal of heavy metals as reflected by satellite imagery, Congress, 1st, Montreal, Canada, November 1977 and Congress, 2nd, Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada, May 3, 4, 1979, Proceedings. (A80-24051 08-43) Sainte-Foy, Quebec, Canada, Association Quebecoise de Teledetection, 1979, p. 59-74.

Blais, A., and W.W. Shilts, 1990, Lennoxville glaciation of the middle Chaudière and Etchemin valleys, southeastern Québec: Geological Survey of America, Abstracts with Programs, Dallas, 1990, p. A85.

Blais, A., and W.W. Shilts, 1992, Surficial geology, Beauceville (12 L/2), and Saint-Joseph-de-Beauce (21 I/7), Québec; Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2537. Two maps, 1:50,000 scale.

Bouchard, M., C. Kaszycki, and W.W. Shilts, 1990, Pleistocene erosion of the glaciated Canadian Shield: Programme and Abstracts, CANQUA-AMQUA Joint Meeting, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, p. 15.

Bouchard, M., and W.W. Shilts, 1991, Pleistocene erosion of the glaciated Canadian Shield: Programme and Abstracts, Bylot Island, Northwest Territories [Abs.]: Atlantic Geology, v. 27, p. 232–233.

Clague, J.J., W.W. Shilts, and R.H. Linden, 1989, Application of subbottom profiling to assessing seismic risk on Vancouver Island: Geological Survey of Canada, Current Research, Paper 89-1E.

Clague, J.J., and W.W. Shilts, 1993, Two landslide-dammed lakes in the Cascade Mountains, southwestern British Columbia, in Current Research, Part E. Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 93–1E, pp 47–54.

Clague, J.J., and W.W. Shilts, 1996, Terrestrial landslides and landslidedammed Lakes, in Paleoseismicity and seismic hazards, southwestern British Columbia, ed. J.J. Clague. Geological Survey of Canada, Bulletin 494, p. 51–52.

Coker, W.B. and W.W. Shilts, 1979, Lacustrine geochemistry around the north shore of Lake Superior: implications for evaluation of the effects of acid precipitation, Geological Survey of Canada, 79, p. 1-15.

Coker, W.B., Kettles, I., and W.W. Shilts, 1995, Comparison of mercury concentrations in modern lake sediments and glacial drift on the Canadian Shield in the region of Ottawa/Kingston to Georgian Bay, Ontario, Canada. Water, Air and Soil Pollution, v. 80, p. 1025–1029.

Coker, W.B., and W.W. Shilts, 1990, Geochemical exploration for gold in glaciated terrains, in R.P. Foster, (ed.), Gold metallogeny and exploration. New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold.

Coker, W.B., and W.W. Shilts, 1992, Exploration applications of till geochemistry in Canada: Abstracts for Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petroleum, 49e Congrès annuel, Montréal.

Dionne J.C., and W.W. Shilts, 1974, A Pleistocene clastic dike, upper Chaudiere valley, Quebec, Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences v. 11, p. 1594-1605.

Edwards, T., R. Klassen, and W.W. Shilts, 1987, Terrain geochemistry surveys, permafrost studies, and arctic limnology, District of Keewatin, N.W.T.: Implications for water quality monitoring in the north. Water Pollution Research Journal of Canada, v. 22, p. 505–517.

Egginton, P.A., and W.W. Shilts, 1978, Rates of movement associated with mudboils, central District of Keewatin; Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 78-01B: p. 203-206.

Fulton, R.J., T.W. Anderson, N.R. Gadd, C.R. Harrington, I.M. Kettles, S.H. Richard, C.G. Rodriques, B.R. Rust, and W.W. Shilts, 1987, Summary of the Quaternary of the Ottawa region in International Union for Quaternary Research XII International Congress.

Gadd, N.R., B.C. McDonald, and W.W. Shilts, 1972, Deglaciation of southern Quebec, Geological Survey of Canada, paper, p. 47–71.

Hornbrook, E., I. Kettles, and W.W. Shilts, 1986, Geochemistry of aquatic and terrestrial sediments, Precambrian Shield of southeastern Ontario. Water, Air and Soil Pollution, v. 31, p. 969–979.

Kaszychi, C.A. and W.W. Shilts, 1980. Glacial erosion of the Canadian Shield - calculation of average depths. Atomic Energy of Canada Limited, TR-106, p. 37.

Kettles, I. and W.W. Shilts, 1983, Openfile no. 947. Geological Survey of Canada, Ottawa, Ontario.

Kettles, I. and W.W. Shilts, 1987, Tills of the Ottawa region, in R.J. Fulton, (ed.), Quaternary geology of the Ottawa region: Paper 86-23, (p. 10–13). Ontario and Québec: Geological Survey of Canada.

Kettles, I. and W.W. Shilts, 1989, Geochemistry of drift over the Precambrian Grenville Province, southeastern Ontario and southwestern Québec, in DiLabio, R. and Coker, W. (eds.), Drift prospecting in the Appalachians of Estrie-Beauce: Paper 89-20, (p. 97–112). Québec: Geological Survey of Canada.

Kettles, I.M. and W.W. Shilts, 1994, Composition of glacial sediments in Canadian Shield terrane, southeastern Ontario and southwestern Québec: Applications to acid rain research and mineral exploration: Geological Survey of Canada, Bulletin 463, 58 p.

Kettles, I.M. and W.W. Shilts, 1995, Geochemistry of surficial sediments, southeastern Ontario: Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 3175, 16 map sheets.

Kettles, I.M., W.W. Shilts, and W. Coker, 1991, Surficial geochemistry, south-central Canadian Shield: implication for environment assessment. Journal of Geochemical Exploration, v. 41, p. 29–57.

Klassen R.A. and W.W. Shilts, 1975, Lake Geochemistry in the Kaminak Lake Area, District of Keewatin, N.W.T, Verhandlungen, Internationale Vereinigung fuer Theoretische und Angewandte Limnologie, v. 19, p. 340-348.

Klassen R.A. and W.W. Shilts, 1975, Lake Geochemistry in the Kaminak Lake Area, District of Keewatin, N.W.T, Verhandlungen, Internationale Vereinigung fuer Theoretische und Angewandte Limnologie, v. 19, p. 340-348.

Klassen, R.A. and W.W. Shilts, 1980, Glacial Erosion of the Canadian Shield Calculation of Average Depths, Geological Survey of Canada, TR-106.

Klassen, R.A. and W.W. Shilts, 1982, Sub-bottom profiling of lakes of the Canadian Shield, Current Research, Part A, Geological Survey of Canada, paper.

Klassen, R.A. and W.W. Shilts, 1987, Bylot Island–Eastern Canadian Arctic, International Union for Quaternary Research, XII International Congress, Ontario, National Research Council of Canada, 54 p.

La Salle, P. and W.W. Shilts, 1993, Younger Dryas-age readvance of Laurentide ice into the Champlain Sea. Boreas, v. 22, p. 25–37.

Lamothe, M., M. Parent, and W.W. Shilts, 1988, Early Wisconsinan events in the St. Lawrence Lowland and in the Appalachians of southern Québec: Abstracts and Programs, Geological Society of America, v. 20, p. A-3.

Lamothe, M., O. Caron, M. Roy, W.W. Shilts, and T. Tremblay, 2007. Late Pleistocene Deglaciation of the Laurentide Ice Sheet, Across and North of the USA-Canada International Border. Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, v. 39, no. 1, p. 56.

Lamothe, M., M. Parent, and W.W. Shilts, 1992, Sangamonian and early Wisconsinan events in the St. Lawrence lowland and Appalachians of southern Québec, Canada, in P.U. Clark and P.D. Lea, eds.: Geological Society of America, Special Paper 270, p. 171–184.

Lindsay, P.J. and W.W. Shilts, 1995, A standard laboratory procedure for separating clay-sized detritus from unconsolidated glacial sediments and their derivatives, in P.T. Bobrowski, S.J. Sibbick, J.M. Newell, and P.F. Matysok, eds., Drift exploration in the Canadian Cordillera: British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources, Paper 1995-2, p. 165–166.

McCuaig, S.J. and W.W. Shilts, 1994, Glacial chronology of the south Bylot and Salmon River lowlands using cosmogenic 10Be and 26Al: Proceedings of 24th Arctic Workshop, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, p. 55.

McCuaig, S.J., W.W. Shilts, E.B. Evenson, and J. Klein, 1994, Use of cosmogenic 10Be and 26Al for determining glacial history of the south Bylot Island and Salmon River lowlands, N.W.T., Canada: Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, p. A127.

McDonald, B. C. and W.W. Shilts, 1970, Quaternary stratigraphy and events in southeastern Quebec, GSA Bulletin, v. 82, p. 683-697.

McDonald, B.C. and W.W. Shilts, 1975, Interpretation of faults in glaciofluvial sediments, in Glaciofluvial and Glaciolacustrine Sedimentation, ed. A.V. Jopling and B.C. McDonald, Special Publication SEPM Soc. Sediment. Geol., v. 23, p. 123-131.

Menzies, J. and W.W. Shilts, 1996, Chapter 2, Subglacial environments, in J. Menzies, ed., Past glacial environments: Sediments, forms and techniques, Oxford, Butterworth-Heinemann, p. 15–136.

Menzies, J. and W.W. Shilts, 2002, Chapter 8, Subglacial environments, in J. Menzies, ed., Past glacial environments: Sediments, forms and techniques: Oxford, Butterworth-Heinemann, p. 183–278.

Occhietti, S., M. Parent, W.W. Shilts, J.-C. Dionne, È. Govare, and D. Harmand, 2001, Late Wisconsinan glacial dynamics, deglaciation, and marine invasion in southern Québec, in T.K. Weddle and M.J. Retelle, eds., Deglacial history and relative sea-level changes, northern New England and adjacent Canada: Geological Society of America, Special Paper 351, p. 243–270.

Phaneuf, S. and W.W. Shilts, 1994, Geochemistry of lake sediments and waters, Lac Aylmer, Québec, Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 3011, 2 map sheets.

Rasmussen, P., D. Villard, H. Gardner, J. Fortescue, S. Schiff, and W.W. Shilts, 1998. Mercury in lake sediments of the Precambrian Shield near Huntsville, Ontario, Canada. Environmental Geology v. 33, no. 2/3, February 1998, p.170–182.

Rencz, A.N., J. Aylsworth, and W.W. Shilts, 1989, Processing LANDSAT thematic mapper imagery for mapping surficial geology, District of Keewatin, Northwest Territories; in F.P. Atterberg and G.F. Bonham-Carter, eds. Statistical applications in the earth sciences: Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 89-9, p. 3–8.

Ridler, R.H. and W.W. Shilts, 1974, Exploration for Archean polymetallic sulphide deposits in permafrost terrains: An integrated geological/geochemical technique; Kaminak Lake area, District of Keewatin. Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 73-34.

Shilts, W.W., 1965, A Laboratory Study of Late Pleistocene Sediments in the Jay Peak, Irasburg and Memphramagog Quadrangles, Miami University, Dept. of Geology, Thesis (M.S.).

Shilts, W.W., 1970, Pleistocene geology of the Lac Mégantic region, southeastern Québec, Canada. Ph.D. thesis, Syracuse University, Syracuse, 154 p.

Shilts, W.W., 1971, Till studies and their application to regional drift prospecting, Canadian Mining Journal, v. 92, p. 45–50.

Shilts, W.W., 1973. Drift prospecting; geochemistry of eskers and till in permanently frozen terrain: District of Keewatin; Northwest Territories. Geol. Surv. Can., Paper 72-45, p. 34.

Shilts, W.W., 1973, Glacial dispersal of rocks, minerals and trace elements in Wisconsinan till, Southeastern Quebec, Canada. Geological Society of America Memoir 136, p, 189-219.

Shilts, W.W., 1974, Physical and chemical properties of unconsolidated sediment in permanently frozen terrain, District of Keewatin; Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 74-1A, p. 229-235.

Shilts, W.W., 1975, Principles of geochemical exploration for sulphide deposits using shallow samples of glacial drift, CIM Bulletin 68, p.73–80.

Shilts, W.W., 1975, Tundra Fires, Southeast District of Keewatin; Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 75-1B, p.187-195.

Shilts, W.W., 1976. Glacial events in southern Quebec, northern New England; a reappraisal. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with programs, 8(2): 267.

Shilts, W.W., 1976, Glacial till and mineral exploration, in R.F. Legget ed., Glacial Till: An Interdisciplinary Study, Royal Society of Canada, Special Publication 12, p. 205-224.

Shilts, W.W., 1977, Geochemistry of till in perennially frozen terrain of the Canadian Shield–application to prospecting, Boreas, v. 5, p. 203-212.

Shilts, W.W., 1978. Detailed sedimentological study of till sheets in a stratigraphic section, Samson River, Quebec. Geol. Surv. Can., Bull. 285, 26 pp.

Shilts, W.W., 1978, Nature and genesis of mudboils, central Keewatin, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 15, no. 7, p. 1053-1068.

Shilts, W.W., 1980, Flow patterns in the central North American ice sheet. Nature, v. 286, p. 213-18.

Shilts, W.W., 1981, Sensitivity of bedrock to acid precipitation: modification by glacial processes. Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 81-14.

Shilts, W.W., 1981. Surficial geology of the Lac-Mégantic area, Québec. Geological Survey of Canada, Memoir 397, 102 p., Map 1494A.

Shilts, W.W., 1982, Glacial dispersal—principles and practical applications. Geoscience Canada, v. 9, p. 42-47.

Shilts, W.W., 1982, Quaternary evolution of the Hudson-James Bay region, Le Naturaliste Canadiien, v. 109, p. 309-332

Shilts, W.W., 1982, Sonar profiling of Quebec lake sediments in regards to acid precipitation, EAU QUE, Vol. 15, no. 4, p. 369-375.

Shilts, W.W., 1984, Esker sedimentation models: Deep Rose Lake map area, District of Keewatin, in Current Research, Part B: Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 84-1B, p. 217-222.

Shilts, W.W., 1984, Sonar evidence for postglacial tectonic instability of the Canadian Shield and Appalachians, in Current research, part A, Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 84-1A, p. 567-579.

Shilts, W.W., 1984, Till Geochemistry in Finland and Canada, Journal of Geochemical Exploration, v. 21, p. 95-117.

Shilts, W.W., 1985, Glaciation of the Hudson Bay region. in Martini, I.P., ed., Canadian inland seas, Amsterdam, Elsevier, p. 55–78.

Shilts, W.W., 1985, Geological models for the configuration, history and style of disintegration of the Laurentide ice sheet, in Woldenberg, M.J., ed., Models in geomorphology: Boston, Allen and Unwin, p. 73–91.

Shilts, W.W., 1987, Glacial sediments in mineral exploration: XII INQUA Congress Programme and abstracts, National Research Council of Canada, p. 264.

Shilts, W.W., 1989, Subbottom acoustic profiling of lakes: A tool for detecting paleoseismicity: Abstracts and Programs, Geological Survey of America, Northeast Section.

Shilts, W.W., 1989, Configuration and history of the central part of the Laurentide Ice Sheet. Sprawozdania Towarzystwa Naiukowego W Toruniu, v. 42, p.77–79.

Shilts, W.W., 1991, Principles of glacial dispersal and sedimentation; in W.B. Coker, ed., Exploration Geochemistry Workshop: Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2390, p. 2-1–2-42.

Shilts, W.W., 1992, High resolution subbottom acoustic profiles of glaciotectonic features in Canadian Lakes: Abstracts for the 1992 Joint Spring Meeting, American Geophysical Union, Canadian Geophysical Union, Mineralogical Society of America, Montréal.

Shilts, W.W., 1992, Relationship of till and bedrock geochemistry in the Appalachian Mountains of Beauce-Estrie: Programme et Résumés, La Terre Entre Bonnes Mains, 5e Congrès annuel de l'Association professionnelle des géologues et des géophysiciens du Québec, Montréal, p. 15.

Shilts, W.W., 1993, Areal distribution of streamlined landforms around the Keewatin Ice Divide: Programme with Abstracts of Third International Geomorphology Conference, p. 244.

Shilts, W.W., 1993, Striation evidence of complex Wisconsin-age ice-flow events in the Chaudière-Etchemin valleys, Québec Appalachians: Geological Survey of America, Abstracts with Programs, Boston Annual General Meeting.

Shilts, W.W., 1993, Gayhurst Formation: A model for proglacial lacustrine sedimentation in the Québec Appalachians. Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, v. 25, no. 2, p. 78.

Shilts, W.W., 1993, Geological Survey of Canada's contributions to understanding the composition of glacial sediments. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 30, p. 333–353.

Shilts, W.W., 1994, Lac Deschênes acoustic profiles and cores, in R. Gilbert, compiler, A field guide to the glacial and postglacial landscape of southeastern Ontario and part of Québec: Geological Survey of Canada, Bulletin 453, p. 58–62.

Shilts, W.W., 1995, Geochemical partitioning in till, in P.T. Bobrowski, S.J. Sibbick, J.M. Newell, and P.F. Matysuk, eds, Drift exploration in the Canadian Cordillera, British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources, Paper 1995-2, p. 149–163.

Shilts, W.W., 1996, Chapter 15, Drift exploration, in J. Menzies, ed., Past glacial environments: Sediments, forms and techniques: Oxford, Butterworth-Heinemann, p. 411–439.

Shilts, W.W., and J.M. Aylsworth, 1989, Evolution of esker systems/Keewatin Ice Sheet: Abstracts with Programs, Geological Society of America Annual Meeting, St Louis, p. A55.

Shilts, W.W. and J.A. Aylsworth, 1993, Evolution of esker and other glaciofluvial systems of the Keewatin Ice Sheet: Programme with Abstracts of Third International Geomorphology Conference, p. 243.

Shilts, W.W., J. Aylsworth, C. Kaszycki, and R. Klassen, 1987, Canadian Shield, in W.L. Graf, ed., Geomorphic systems of North America. Geological Society of America, Centennial Special v. 2, p. 119–161.

Shilts, W.W., J.M. Aylsworth, S.L. Smith, and D.T. Stebner, 1989, Glacial geology and the artists in Abstracts with Programs, Geological Society of America, Annual Meeting, St. Louis, p. A55.

Shilts, W.W. and A. Blais, 1989, Field Guide; Saint-Joseph-de-Beauce region, in P. LaSalle ed., Friends of the Pleistocene, 52nd Annual Reunion, Québec City, Guidebook for Field Excursions, Transports-Québec, Québec, p. 3–26.

Shilts, W.W. and A. Blais, 1992, Surficial geology, Sainte-Justine (21 L/8) and Saint-Zacharie (21 L/1), Québec: Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2536, 2 maps, 1:50,000 scale.

Shilts, W.W., A. Blais, and J. Adams, 1989, Subbottom profiling of Appalachian lakes: potential application to assessing seismic hazard, in Current Research: Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 89-1B, 143–154.

Shilts, W.W. and A.N. Boydell, 1974, Terrain Mapping in the Churchill-Chesterfield Inlet Corridor, District of Keewatin: Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 74-1A, p. 253-256.

Shilts, W.W. and Clague, J. 1992, Documentation of earthquake-induced disturbance of lake sediments using subbottom acoustic profiling. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 29, p. 1018–1042.

Shilts, W.W. and W.B. Coker, 1995, Mercury anomalies in lake water and in commercially harvested fish, Kaminak Lake Area, District of Keewatin, Canada. Mercury as a global pollutant: Proceedings of the Third International Conference, Whistler, British Columbia, July 10–14, 1994. (Reprinted from Water, Air and Soil Pollution, v. 80 (nos.1–4), p. 881–884.

Shilts, W.W., W.B. Coker, and A.M. MacDonald, 1996, Effects of acid mine effluent on sediment and water geochemistry, Ruttan Cu-Zn mine, in G.F. Bonham-Carter, A.G. Galley, and G.E.M. Hall, eds., EXTECH I: A multidisciplinary approach to massive sulphide research in the Rusty Lake–Snow Lake Greenstone Belts, Manitoba: Geological Survey of Canada, Bulletin 426, p. 77–103.

Shilts, W.W., C.M. Cunningham, and C.A. Kaszycki, 1979. Keewatin Ice Sheet—Re-evaluation of the traditional concept of the Laurentide Ice Sheet. Geology: v. 7, no. 11 p. 537–541.

Shilts, W.W. and W. Dean, 1975, Permafrost features under arctic lakes, District of Keewatin, Northwest Territories. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 12, p. 649-662.

Shilts, W.W., W.E. Dean, and R.A. Klassen, 1976, Physical, chemical, and stratigraphic aspects of sedimentation in lake basins of the eastern arctic shield. Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 76-1A, p. 245-254.

Shilts, W.W. and Kettles, I. 1989, Geology and acid rain in eastern Canada. Geos, v. 18, p. 25–32.

Shilts, W.W. and I.M. Kettles, 1990, Geochemical-mineralogical profiles through fresh and weathered till, in R. Kujansuu and M. Saarnisto, eds., Glacial indicator tracing: A.A. Balkema, Rotterdam, p. 187–216.

Shilts, W.W. and M. Rappol, 1988, Evidence for late or postglacial seismic events: Temiscouata-Madawaska Valley, Québec-New Brunswick: Abstracts and Programs, Geological Association of Canada Annual Meeting, St. John, Newfoundland.

Shilts, W.W., Rappol, M., and Blais, A. 1992, Evidence of late and postglacial seismic activity in the Temiscouata-Madawaska Valley, Québec-New Brunswick, Canada. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences, v. 29, p. 1043–1069.

Shilts, W.W. and C.G. Rodrigues, 1992, Late and postglacial seismostratigraphy of Lac Deschênes, Ottawa: Implications for Great Lakes drainage (abstract): Geological Society of America, Abstracts with Programs, 1992 Annual Meeting, Cincinnati, p. A275.

Shilts, W.W. and S. Smith, 1987, Overburden drilling and glacial geology of placer gold deposits, southeastern Québec. The Canadian Mining and Metallurgical (CIM) Bulletin, v. 80, p. 65.

Shilts, W.W. and S.L. Smith, 1987, Pleistocene stratigraphy in the Appalachians of southern Québec, the Chaudiere Valley, in M. Lamothe, ed., Pleistocene stratigraphy in the St. Lawrence lowlands and the Appalachians of southern Québec.

Shilts, W.W. and S.L. Smith, 1988, Glacial geology and overburden drilling in prospecting for buried gold placer deposits, southeastern Québec, in P. Rogers, ed., Prospecting in areas of glaciated terrain—1988: CIM-IMM, Geology Division of Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, p. 141–169.

Shilts, W.W. and S.L. Smith, 1989, Drift prospecting in the Appalachians of Estrie-Beauce, Québec; in R.N.W. DiLabio and W.B. Coker, eds., Drift prospecting, Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 89-20, p. 41–59.

Shilts, W.W. and P.H. Wyatt, 1989, Gold and base metal exploration using drift as a sample medium, Kaminak Lake–Turquetil Lake area, Geological Survey of Canada, Open File.

Thorleifson, L.H., P.H. Wyatt, W.W. Shilts, and E. Nielsen, 1992, Hudson Bay lowland Quaternary stratigraphy: evidence for early Wisconsinan glaciation centred in Quebec. Northern Ontario. Geological Survey of Canada, Bulletin 442.

Turcotte, P.L., M.A. Bouchard, and W.W. Shilts, 1990, Sedimentation in a large glacial lake: The case of glacial lake Gayhurst: Programme and Abstracts, CANQUA-AMQUA Joint Meeting, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, p. 15.

Wein, R.W. and W.W. Shilts, 1976, Tundra Fires in the District of Keewatin, N.W.T.: Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 76-1A, p. 511-515.

Zdanowicz, C.M., F.A. Michel, and W.W. Shilts, 1996, Basal debris entrainment and transport in glaciers of southwestern Bylot Island, Canadian Arctic: Annals of Glaciology 22, International Glaciological Society, p. 107–113.

Zdanowicz, C.M., and W.W. Shilts, 1993, Mineralogical variations in debris from modern arctic glaciers: Implications for till geochemistry: Geological Survey of America Abstracts with Programs, Boston.

Workshops and Group Publications

Workshop leader, Exploration Geochemistry of Glacial Sediments -International Geochemical Exploration Symposium (IGES), Helsinki (1983).

Workshop on prospecting in glaciated terrain, Toronto, 1980, speaker.

Decade of North American Geology (DNAG), Centennial Special Volume, Geomorphology of North America, chapter editor of ‘Geomorphology of Canadian Shield’.

Workshop on drift prospecting in the Cordillera, Vancouver, 1986, coleader.

Ottawa Board of Education, Day of the Earth Workshop, 1989, speaker.

Geological Survey of Canada Exploration Geochemistry Workshop, session leader Vancouver 1992, Toronto 1992, Washington 1993.


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