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Biogeochemical survey, NTS 52M/3, Bissett area, southeastern Manitoba, 1985.

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Survey Description

In January 1985, samples of black spruce and dwarf birch were collected from a single transect over a 600 m2 frozen bog in the Bissett area, southeastern Manitoba.  Sites along the transect were approximately 50 m apart. The following samples were collected:


Sample Type Number of Samples
black spruce twigs 13
black spruce needles 13
black spruce outer bark 13
dwarf birch twigs 13


The data are published in Manitoba Energy and Mines Open File Report OF 86-3.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Fedikow, M.A.F. (1987). Results of a vegetation geochemical survey near Bissett, southeastern Manitoba. Manitoba Energy and Mines, Geological Services, Open File Report OF86-3, 116 p. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
51.011° 51.0336° -95.4367° -95.4124°

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

  • Covers a small part of NTS 52M/3 (Aikens Lake) in the Bissett area, southeastern Manitoba.  The centre of the study area is located approximately halfway between the town of Bissett and the Manitoba-Ontario border.  It is located about 6 km southeast of the old Jeep Mine.  Wallace Lake is located approximately 5 km east and Bennett Lake 2 km southeast of the study area.


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