Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 22N/3 west, Lac Tétépisca area, Saguenay county, Quebec, 1964.

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Survey Description

In 1964, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Tétépisca area, Quebec.  The area covers 500 km2.  A total of 133 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 3.7 km2 and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn and Mo.

The data are published in preliminary report RP-536, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1965.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Murtaugh, J.C. (1965). Geology of Tétépisca Lake area, Saguenay county, Québec. Department of Natural Resources, Preliminary Report PR-536. (more)
2 Murtaugh, J.C. (1965). Géologie de la région du Lac Tétépisca, comté de Saguenay, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-536. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1970 Stream sediment, heavy mineral sampling surveys, Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean area, Quebec, 1964-1970. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
51° 51.25° -69.5° -69.25°

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

  • Covers NTS 22M/3 (Lac Allenou) west.  The Lac Tétépisca area is in the Saguenay county.  The area is accessible by floatplane or helicopter.  The nearest community is Manicouagan, about 35 miles southeast of the area.


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