Vol. 51 No. 1 (2024)
A Tribute

Roger Webb Macqueen: 1935–2024

Robert B. MacNaughton
Geological Survey of Canada (Calgary)
Godfrey S. Nowlan
Geological Survey of Canada (Calgary)

Published 2024-04-05

How to Cite

MacNaughton, R. B., & Nowlan, G. S. (2024). Roger Webb Macqueen: 1935–2024. Geoscience Canada, 51(1), 55–59. https://doi.org/10.12789/geocanj.2024.51.209


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  2. Anderson, G.M., and Macqueen, R.W., 1982, Ore deposit models – 6. Mississippi valley type lead-zinc deposits: Geoscience Canada, v. 9, p. 108–117, https://journals.lib.unb.ca/index.php/GC/article/view/3300.
  3. Bamber, E.W., and Macqueen, R.W., 1967, Stratigraphy of Banff Formation and Lower Rundle Group, Mississippian, southwestern Alberta: Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 67-47, 36 p., https://doi.org/10.4095/100671.
  4. Handkamer, N.M., Pratt, B.R., and MacNaughton, R.B., 2022, Biostratigraphy and paleoecology of the trilobite faunas from the Mount Clark and Mount Cap formations (early and middle Cambrian), eastern Mackenzie Mountains, northwestern Canada: Journal of Paleontology, v. 96, Memoir 89, p. 1–47, https://doi.org/10.1017/jpa.2022.13.
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  6. Macqueen, R.W., 1960, Sedimentation and diagenesis of the Lower Fairholme Group in Jasper Park, Alberta: Unpublished MSc thesis, University of Toronto, ON, 164 p.
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  10. Macqueen, R.W., 1978a, Presidential Preamble: Radioactive waste management and GAC: GEOLOG, v. 7, no. 2, p. 3–8. (Includes text of GAC submission to House of Commons Standing Committee on National Resources and Public Works written by R.W. Macqueen).
  11. Macqueen, R.W., 1978b, Editorial: Geoscience Canada, v. 5, p. 107–108, https://journals.lib.unb.ca/index.php/GC/article/view/3117.
  12. Macqueen, R.W., 1979, Presidential Address to the Geological Association of Canada, Toronto, Ontario: Base metal deposits in sedimentary rocks: Some approaches: Geoscience Canada, v. 6, p. 3–9, https://journals.lib.unb.ca/index.php/GC/article/view/3143.
  13. Macqueen, R.W., editor, 2004, Proud Heritage: People and Progress in Early Canadian Geoscience: Geoscience Canada Reprint Series 8, Geological Association of Canada, 252 p.
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  15. Macqueen, R.W., and Leckie, D.A., editors, 1992, Foreland Basins and Fold Belts: American Association of Petroleum Geologists Memoir, v. 55, 460 p., https://doi.org/10.1306/M55563.
  16. Macqueen, R.W., and Meinert, L.D., editors, 2006, Fine Wine and Terroir: The Geoscience Perspective: Geoscience Canada Reprint Series 9, Geological Association of Canada, 266 p.
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  18. Norford, B.S., and Macqueen, R.W., 1975, Lower Paleozoic Franklin Mountain and Mount Kindle formations, District of Mackenzie: their type sections and regional development: Geological Survey of Canada, Paper 74-34, 37 p., https://doi.org/10.4095/102525.