Project Metadata

Choinière, J.; Goyer, M.


Project Grand Pabos, Gaspe region, 1981-1983.

Project Description

The Grand Pabos project started in May 1981.  The principal goal is to start a geochemical and geological study of the Grand Pabos fault.  Many mineralized occurrences were detected by prospecting activities and stream sediment geochemistry.  This fault cuts a south portion of the Gaspé Peninsula in a direction WSW-ENE.

The field work was divided into 3 zones:


Site Medium Year of Collection Publication
Port-Daniel soil 1981-1982 DV 84-08(MB86-02)
Cascapédia soil 1982-1983 MB 88-09
Nouvelle soil 1983 MB 88-09


Survey History

1Soil sampling survey, NTS 22A/6, Port-Daniel area, Bonaventure county, Quebec, 1981-1982. (more)
2Soil sampling survey, NTS 22A/4, 5 and 22B/1, 8, Cascapédia and Nouvelle area, Gaspé region, Quebec, 1982-1983. (more)

Project Funding

currently Ministère des Ressources naturelles et faune (MRNF) (Department of Natural Resources and Wildlife)

previously Ministère de l’Énergie et de Ressources Québec (MERQ) (Department of Energy and Resources)

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