Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 32G/16, South half of Obalski township area, Abitibi-East county, Quebec, 1966-1967.

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Survey Description

In 1966-1967, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the south-half of Obalski township, Quebec.  The area covers 130 km2.  A total of 159 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.8 km2 and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Mo, Ni and U.

The data are published in preliminary report RP-585, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1970.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Duquette, G., Mathieu, A. (1970). Preliminary report on the south half of Obalski township, Abitibi-East county, Quebec. Department of Natural Resources, Preliminary Report PR-585. (more)
2 Duquette, G., Mathieu, A. (1970). Rapport préliminaire de la moitié sud du canton d'Obalski, comté d'Abitibi-est, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-585. (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
49.75° 49.81° -74.473° -74.25°

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

  • Covers NTS 32G/16 (Chibougamau).  The south half of Obalski township straddles the south end of Lac Chibougamau.  The road linking Saint-Félicien and Chibougamau crosses the western part of the area, and Rivière Chibougamau constitutes another access from the discharge of Lac Doré.  The eastern part can be reached by following Queylus, Dulieux and inlet bays of Lac Chibougamau.


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