Survey Metadata

Soil, Vegetation, Stream sediment

Quebec

1963

Stream sediment, soil and vegetation sampling survey, NTS 21E/10, 15, Frontenac County, Quebec, 1963-1964.





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Survey Description


In 1963-1964, a soil, vegetation and stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Ste-Cécile et St-Sébastien Mounts region, Quebec.  The area covers 110 km2.  A total of 825 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.1 km2 and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Mo (modified Ward method).  442 soil samples from horizon A, B and C, and 66 samples (maple leaves) were also collected at an average density of 1 sample per 15 m, and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn and Mo.

The data are published in geological report RG-176, Department of Natural Resources, 1975.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Kelly, R. (1975). Région des monts Sainte-Cécile et Saint-Sébastien. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport géologique RG-176, 30 p. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1963-1964 Stream sediment, soil and vegetation sampling survey, area of Mounts Ste-Cécile and St-Sébastien, Quebec, 1963-1964. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
45.65° 45.788° -71° -70.857°

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

  • Covers NTS 21E/10 (Lac-Mégantic), /15 (La Guadeloupe). This survey is situated in Frontenac County. It is located about 75 miles south of Québec City and 135 miles east of Montréal and includes the village of Sainte-Cécile-de-Frontenac. It is bounded by latitudes 45o39' and 45o48' and longitudes 70o51' and 71o.

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