Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 24C/1, Lac Otelnuk area, New Quebec Territory, Quebec, 1964.

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Survey Description

In 1964, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Otelnuk area, New-Quebec Territory.  The area covers 850 km2.  A total of 350 samples were collected along small rivers at an average density of 1 sample per 2.4 km2 and analysed for Cu, Zn, Pb and Mo.

The data are published in preliminary report RP-532, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1965.  This survey is also part of a compilation published in 1978, called RG-193.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Dimroth, E. (1965). Geology of Otelnuk Lake area, New Quebec Territory, Québec. Department of Natural Resources, Preliminary Report PR-532. (more)
2 Dimroth, E. (1965). Géologie de la région du Lac Otelnuk, Territoire du Nouveau-Québec, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-532. (more)
3 Dimroth, E. (1978). Région de la Fosse du Labrador (54°30'-56°30'),Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, rapport géologique RG-193. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1970 Soil and stream sediment sampling survey, Nord-du-Québec region, 1964-1970. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
56° 56.25° -68.5° -68°

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

  • Covers NTS 24C/1 (Lac Otelnuk).  The Lac Otelnuk area is 110 miles N-N-W of Schefferville in central Nouveau-Québec.  It is bounded by latitudes 56oand 56o15', and by longitudes 68oand 68o30', respectively.


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