Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 32G/16W and 32J/1W, McKenzie township, Abitibi-East county, Quebec, 1965.

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Survey Description

In 1965, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the northwest quarter of McKenzie township, Quebec.  The area covers 70 km2.  A total of 204 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.3 km2 and analysed for Cu, Mo, Pb and Zn.

The data are published in preliminary report RP-573, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1968.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Duquette, G. (1968). Geology of the northwest quarter of McKenzie township, Abitibi-East county, Quebec. Department of Natural Resources, Preliminary Report PR-573. (more)
2 Duquette, G. (1968). Géologie de la région du quart nord-ouest du canton de McKenzie, comté d'Abitibi-Est, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-573. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1969 Stream sediment sampling surveys, Abitibi area, Quebec, 1964-1969. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
49.95° 50.025° -74.473° -74.36°

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

  • Covers 32G/16 (west) (Chibougamau) and part of 32J/1 (west) (Lac Waconichi).  The northwest quarter of McKenzie township is located 6 miles northwest of Lac Chibougamau, some 300miles north of Montreal.  The southeast part of the area is accessible by a gravel road from the town of Chibougamau and access to the northwest part is by water, through Rivière Chibougamau up to Lac Chevrillon.


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