Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 31K/1, Lac Cayamant area, Gatineau and Pontiac counties, Quebec, 1969.

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Survey Description

In 1969, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Cayamant area, Quebec.  The area covers 1100 km2.  A total of 195 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 5.6 km2 and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Mo, Ni, Co, U, W, Mn, Sn, Sb, Ag, Au.

The data are published in preliminary report RP-598, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1970.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Bourne, J. (1970). Geology of the Cayamant Lake area, Quebec. Department of Natural Resources, Preliminary Report PR-598. (more)
2 Bourne, J. (1970). Géologie de la région du lac Cayamant, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-598. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1981 Stream sediment, soil sampling surveys, Outaouais area, Quebec, 1964-1981. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
46° 46.25° -76.5° -76°

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

  • Covers NTS 31K/1 (Blue Sea Lake).  The Lac-Cayamant area is located between latitudes 46oand 46o15' and longitudes 76oand 76o30'; its center is about 55 miles northwest of Hull.  The eastern third of the area is in Gatineau county and the other two-thirds, in Pontiac county.  All of Bretagne and Dorion townships and parts of Wright, Bourgogne, Normandie, Church, Aunis, Bourchette, Northfield, Hincks, Huddersfield, Clapham, Alleyn and Aylwin townships are within the area.


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