Survey Metadata

Till

Manitoba

1987

Till sampling survey, NTS 64B/5, Darrol Lake area, northern Manitoba, 1987-1988.





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Survey Description


Till sampling was carried out in the Darrol Lake area, south of Ruttan Mine, Manitoba, to determine the potential for gold mineralization:

 

Year Number of Samples
1987 23 (19 till, 4 littoral sand)
1988 24 till

 

The samples were processed for heavy minerals, including gold.  The raw data have not been published.  A summary of the work can be found in Manitoba Energy and Mines, Report of Field Activities, 1988.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Nielsen, E. (1987). Till geochemistry in selected areas of northern Manitoba. In Manitoba Energy and Mines, Report of Field Activities 1987, p. 27-29. (more)
2 Nielsen, E., Gobert, G. (1988). Till geochemistry in northern Manitoba. In Manitoba Department of Energy and Mines, Report of Field Activities 1988, p. 161-166. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
56.36° 56.38° -99.69° -99.66°

The geographic extent of the survey is defined by the following polygons:

  • Covers part of NTS 64B/5 (Pemichigamau Lake), the Darrol Lake area, northern Manitoba.  It is located approximately 22 km southeast of the town of Leaf Rapids and 12 km south of the Ruttan Mine.

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