Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 32D/14 and 32E/3, Clermont township area, Abitibi-West county, Quebec, 1963-1964.

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Survey Description

In 1963-1964, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Clermont township area, Quebec.  The area covers 150 km2.  A total of 133 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per km2 and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Mo.

The data are published in geological report RG-138, Department of Natural Resources, 1970.  This survey is part of a compilation DV 87-22, published in 1987.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Thibault, C. (1970). Geochemistry of stream sediments, Clermont Township, Quebec. Department of Natural Resources, geological report RP-138. (more)
2 Thibault, C. (1970). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau, canton de Clermont, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport géologique RG-138. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
2 1964-1969 Stream sediment sampling surveys, Abitibi area, Quebec, 1964-1969. (more)
1 1985-1987 Project Cadillac, geochemical compilation of the north-west of Quebec, Abitibi-Temiscaming, Quebec, 1964-1987. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
48.87° 49.02° -79.3° -79.08°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS 32D/14 (La Sarre) and 32E/3 (Villebois). The Clermont township area is bounded by latitudes 48o52' and 49o01' and longitudes 79o05' and 79o18' and separated from the interprovincial Quebec-Ontario boundary to the west by Desmeloizes township. The cities of Rouyn and Noranda are 65 miles from the center of the area.


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