Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 31L/16 and 31M/1, Lac Ogascanane and Lac Sairs area, Temiscamingue county, Quebec, 1971.

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Survey Description

In 1971, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Ogascanane and Lac Sairs area, Quebec.  The area covers 2200 km2.  A total of 165 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 13.3 km2 and analysed for Cu, Zn, Pb, Co, Ni, Ag, Mn, U, Sb.

The data are published in preliminary report RP-606, Department of Natural Resources, 1973.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Rive, M. (1973). Géologie de la région des lacs Ogascanane et Sairs, comté de Témiscamingue. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-606, 16p. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1980 Groundwater, soil and stream sediment  sampling surveys, Témiscamingue, Quebec, 1964-1980 (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
46.75° 47.25° -78.5° -78°

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

  • Covers NTS 31L/16 (Lac Sairs) and 31M/1 (Lac Ogascanane).  The Lac Ogascanane and Lac Sairs area is bounded by latitudes 46o45' and 47o15' and longitudes 78oand 78o30'.  Its center is situated 56 miles southeast of Belleterre.


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