Survey Metadata

Stream sediment

Quebec

1970

Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 31L and 31M, Lac Kipawa region, Témiscamingue, Quebec, 1970.





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Survey Description


In 1970, a geochemical survey was conducted in the Lac Kipawa area, Temiscaming, Quebec.  The area covers 5000 km2.  A total of 90 stream sediment samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 55.5 km2 and analysed for:

 

Element Dissolution Technique
Cu, Zn, Pb, Co, Ni, Ag, Mn, Sb

HNO3

atomic absorption (AAS)
U

HNO3

colorimetry
Mo HCl colorimetry
Sn

NH4I, HCl

colorimetry

 

The data are published in Open File DP-241, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1970.  This survey is part of a compilation DV 87-22, published in 1987.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Pourret, G. (1970). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau, région du Lac Kipawa, Témiscamingue, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DP-241. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1980 Groundwater, soil and stream sediment  sampling surveys, Témiscamingue, Quebec, 1964-1980 (more)
2 1985-1987 Project Cadillac, geochemical compilation of the north-west of Quebec, Abitibi-Temiscaming, Quebec, 1964-1987. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
46.53° 47.25° -79.33° -78.5°

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

  • Covers NTS 31L/10 (Lac Beauchene), /11 (Témiscaming), /14 (Ruisseau Ottertail), /15 (Lac Grindstone), /16 (Lac Sairs) and 31M/2 (Lac Ostaboningue), /3 (Fabre), /6 (Ville-Marie) and 7 (Belleterre).

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