Till sampling, NTS 64M, northeast Saskatchewan, 2001.
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Approximately 107 till samples were collected in the Bonokoski Lake area of northeast Saskatchewan in 2001. Bedrock and boulder samples were also collected. A summary of the work can be found in Saskatchewan Miscellaneous Report 2001-4.2, in Summary of Investigations 2001, Volume 2. The data can be found in Saskatchewan Economy Data File DF 21.
<0.063 mm fraction of till analyzed for 55 elements (major and traces) by ICP-AES after digestion by three acid (HF/HNO3/HClO4) total digestion or after a partial HNO3/HCl digestion; Au by fire assay/ICP; U by fluorometry after a HNO3/HCl digestion.
Geochem Maps Available:
Gold grain counts and descriptions, texture of the <2.00 mm fraction of till.
|1||Campbell, J.E. (2001). Phelps Lake Project: Highlights of Quaternary investigations in the Bonokoski Lake area (NTS 64M-11, -12, -13, and -14). In Summary of Investigations 2001, Volume 2. Saskatchewan Geological Survey; Miscellaneous Report 2001-4.2, p. 19-27. (more)|
|1||2001-2002||Phelps Lake Project, northeast Saskatchewan, 2001-2002 (more)|
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The geographic extent of the survey is defined by the following polygons:
Covers the northwest corner of NTS 64M (Phelps Lake), the Bonokowski Lake area in the far northeast corner of Saskatchewan. It is bounded to the west by longitude 104°W and to the north by the SK-NT border.
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