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Till sampling survey, NTS 31F/13, 31E/7, 10, 15, 16, 31L/1, 2, Algonquin Park, Ontario, 1981-1983.

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Survey Description

A total of 63 till samples were collected in Algonquin Park, Ontario in 1981, 1982, and 1983.  Data published in Ontario Geological Survey Open File Report 5600.

Data Description:

Paper report.

Quantities Analysed:

<0.037 mm fraction for As, Au, Ba, Co, Cr, Cu, Li, Ni, Pb, Th, U, Zn.

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Other Analyses:

Heavy mineral concentrate, carbonate (Chittick), grain size (<2 mm fraction).

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Ford, M.J., Geddes, R.S. (1986). Quaternary geology of the Algonquin Park area. Ontario Geological Survey Open File Report 5600. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1981-1986 Algonquin Park, Ontario area till sampling survey carried out in 1981-1983 (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
45.25° 46.13° -79° -77.66°

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

  • Covers NTS 31E/7 (Kawagama Lake), 31E/8 (Whitney), 31E/9 (Opeongo Lake) and 31E/16 (Lake Lavieille) and parts of 31E/10 (Tom Thompson Lake), 31F/13 (Achray), and 31L/1 (Brent) in Algonquin Park Ontario.  Highway 60 runs east-west through the centre of the study area.


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