Survey Metadata

Soil, Selective extraction

Manitoba

  

Soil sampling survey, NTS 63K/16, Snow Lake area, west central Manitoba.





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Survey Description


Soil samples were collected near the Photo Lake massive sulphide type deposit in the Snow Lake area, Manitoba.  No sampling year was stated.  A total of 11 soil samples were collected at approximately 1 m intervals, from just below the leached horizon in the soil profile to the overburden-bedrock contact. Samples consisted of variably oxidized hematitic to limonitic sands and pebbly sands with rounded pebbly gravel interlayers.

Before analysis by ICP-MS at XRAL, two selective digestions were used, MMI Digest A and MMI Digest B.

The data are published in Manitoba Energy and Mines Open File Report OF99-9.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Fedikow, M.A.F. (1999). Vertical zonation of elements in glaciofluvial sands and gravels overlying the Photo Lake Cu-Zn massive sulphide type deposit (Snow Lake area): preliminary results of a mobile metal ion process survey. Manitoba Energy and Mines, Geological Services, Open File Report OF99-9, 17 p. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1996-2001 Manitoba Enzyme Leach Project, 1996-2001. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
54.8582° 54.8642° -100.1071° -100.0957°

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

  • Covers a small part of NTS 63K/16 (File Lake) near the Photo Lake massive sulphide type deposit, west-central Manitoba.  It is located between Arm, Chisel, Balloch and Tern lakes.  The centre of the study area is located approximately 5.5 km southwest of the town of Snow Lake.

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