Survey Metadata

Stream sediment

Quebec

1969

Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 31N/14, Villebon township, Abitibi-East county, Quebec, 1969-1970.





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Survey Description


In 1969-1970, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Villebon township region, Quebec.  The area covers 400 km2.  A total of 102 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 3.9 km2.  Samples 36 to 67 were analysed by the following techniques:

 

Element Dissolution Technique
Cu, Pb, Zn

HNO3

visual colorimetry
Mo HCl visual colorimetry
U

HNO3

visual colorimetry
Sn HCl visual colorimetry
Co, Ni pyrosulfate fusion visual colorimetry

 

All other samples were analysed by:

 

Element Dissolution Technique
Cu, Pb, Zn, Ni, Co, Ag, Mn, Sb

HNO3

atomic absorption (AAS)
U

HNO3

visual colorimetry
Mo HCl atomic absorption (AAS)
Sn HCl visual colorimetry

 

The data are published in Open File DP-218, Department of Natural Resources, 1970.  This survey is part of a compilation DV 87-22, published in 1987.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Vogel, D.E. (1970). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseaux, canton de Villebon, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DP-218. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
2 1970-1979 Stream sediment, till and soil sampling surveys, Abitibi area, Quebec, 1970-1979. (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
47.85° 47.98° -77.37° -77.15°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 31N/14 (Lac Marrias). The Villebon township is bounded by latitudes 47o51' and 47o59' and longitudes 77o09' and 77o22'.

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