Survey Metadata

Stream sediment

Quebec

1964

Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 32E/8. 9, Joutel-Poirier area, Abitibi-East county, Quebec, 1964.





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Survey Description


In 1964, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Joutel-Poirier region, Quebec.  The area covers 116 km2.  A total of 618 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.2 km2 and analysed for:

 

Element Dissolution Technique
Cu, Pb, Zn

HNO3

visual colorimetry
Mo HCl visual colorimetry

 

The area includes 4 mines:  Poirier, Joutel-Poirier Mines Ltd, Northern Exploration Ltd and Eagle Gold Mines Ltd.  The sampling was conducted by Kelly in 1964, before the opening of those 4 mines.

The data are published in Open File DP-377, Department of Natural Resources, 1976.  This survey is part of a compilation DV 87-22, published in 1987.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Division de la géochimie (1976). Géochimie de sédiments de ruisseau, région Joutel-Poirier, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DP-377. (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
49.389° 49.52° -78.424° -78.309°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS 32E/8 (Ruisseau Kistabiche), /9 (Lac Laurin). The Joutel-Poirier area is bounded by latitudes 49o23' and 49o31' and longitudes 78o18' and 78o26'. It included 4 mines: Poirier, Joutel Copper Mines Ltd, Northern Exploration Ltd and Eagle Gold Mines Ltd.

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