Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 21M/16 west, Malbaie River area, Charlevoix and Dubuc counties, Quebec, 1965-1966.

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Survey Description

During the summers of 1965 and 1966, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the River Malbaie area, Quebec.  The area covers 1200 km2.  A total of 628 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 1.9 km2 and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Mo, Ni and U.

The data are published in preliminary report RP-576, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1969.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Rondot, J. (1969). Geology of the Rivière Malbaie area, Charlevoix and Dubuc counties, Quebec. Department of Natural Resources, Preliminary Report PR-576. (more)
2 Rondot, J. (1969). Géologie de la région de la rivière Malbaie, comtés de Charlevoix et Dubuc, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-576. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1963-1969 Stream sediment sampling surveys, Capitale Nationale area, Quebec, 1963-1969. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
47.37° 48° -70.5° -70.25°

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

  • Covers NTS 21M/16 (west) (Lac au Plongeon).  The Rivière-Malbaie area is located between longitudes 70o15' and 70o30', latitude 48oand the St.-Lawrence river, including Île aux Coudres.  The town of Baie-Saint-Paul, about 60 miles from Quebec City, is located in the southwest corner of the area.


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