HOPEDALE BASIN-2: Atlantic off Labrador poised for modern exploration round

This is the second of two parts on the geology and potential of the Hopedale basin off Labrador, site of several gas-condensate discoveries in the 1970s-80s on the shelf.Seismic data interpretationInterpretation of GSI seismic data in conjunction with marine potential field data provided by GSC and information from the 19 industry wells has allowed the identification of a number of subsurface structural-physiographic subdivisions including several deeper sedimentary areas that contain attractive exploration targets (Figs. 3 and 5-10).Tertiary beds onlap the prerift basement at a structural lineament (orange interrupted line on Fig. 3) situated between 40 and 75 km from the shoreline, whil...

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