Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 22H/4, Lac à Claude area, Gaspé Peninsula, Quebec, 1973.

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Survey Description

In 1973, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac-à-Claude area, Quebec.  The area covers 84 km2.  A total of 348 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.2 km2 and analysed for:


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


atomic absorption (AAS)


The data are published in Open File DP-416, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1973.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Lachance, S. (1971). Région Lac à Claude, Gaspésie, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DP-416. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1983 Stream sediment, soil, heavy mineral sampling surveys, Gaspé peninsula, Quebec, 1964-1983. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
49.05° 49.12° -66° -65.8°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 22H/4 (Mont-Louis).  It is located in Lac à Claude area and includes Lac Mercier, in the southern part of the GaspéPeninsula.


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