Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 32G/9, 10, Queylus (NW) and Haüy (NE) townships, Abitibi-East region, Quebec, 1970.

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Survey Description

In 1970, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Queylus and Haüy townships area, Quebec.  The area covers 73 km2. A total of 92 samples were collected at intervals of 330 to 500 meters along the drainage system, at an average density of 1 sample per 0.8 km2 and analysed for:


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


atomic absorption
Mo pyrosulphate fusion,HCl visual colorimetry


The data are published in preliminary report RP-613. Department of Natural Resources, 1976.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Cimon, J. (1976). Cantons de Queylus (NW) et Haüy (NE), Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-613. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1970-1979 Stream sediment, till and soil sampling surveys, Abitibi area, Quebec, 1970-1979. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
49.68° 49.735° -74.57° -74.35°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 32G/9 (Lac Boisvert), /10 (Lac à l'Eau Jaune). The northwest Queylus and northeast Haüy townships are located southwest of Lac Chibougamau; its center is 24 km from the town of Chibougamau. It is bounded by latitudes 49°41' and 49°44'30" and longitudes 74°21' and 74°34'.


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