Government of Nova Scotia Government of Nova Scotia Nova Scotia, Canada
Natural Resources


Gypsum and Anhydrite in Nova Scotia

Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources
Mineral Resources Branch
Information Circular ME 16, Third Edition 1993

By G. C. Adams

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Uses of Gypsum and Anhydrite
  • Nova Scotia's Resources
  • History of Gypsum and Anhydrite Mining in Nova Scotia
  • Present Day Operations
  • Resource Development Potential
  • The Future of Nova Scotia's Gypsum Industry
  • Mineral Rights
  • Selected Bibliography