Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 24E/8, 24F/5, 6, Lac Forbes region, Nord-du-Québec area, Quebec, 1976.

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Survey Description

In 1976, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Forbes area, Quebec.  The area covers 1500 km2. A total of 90 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 16.6 km2 and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Ni, Co, Mn, Ba, Li, Hg, U, Mo, Ag, As and Sn.

The data are published in Open File DPV-452, Department of Natural Resources, 1977.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Clark, T. (1977). Forbes Lake area, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DPV-452. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1971-1979 Stream sediment sampling surveys, Nord-du-Québec region, 1971-1979. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
57.25° 57.5° -70.25° -69.25°

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

  • Covers NTS 24E/8 (Lac Rigouville), 24F/5 (Lac Forbes), /6 (Lac du Canyon). The Lac Forbes area lies about 325 km northwest of Shefferville, and 110 km southwest of Fort Chimo, Nord-du-Québec area. It is bounded by latitudes 57°15' and 57°30' and longitudes 69°15' and 70°15'.


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