Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 22B/4, Ste-Blandine area, Rimouski and Matapédia counties, Quebec, 1971.

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Survey Description

In 1971, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Ste-Blandine area, Quebec.  The area covers 500 km2. A total of 68 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 7.3 km2 and analysed for:


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


atomic absorption (AAS)


visual colorimetry


The data are published in Open File DP-238, Department of Natural Resources, 1971.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Mukherji, K.K. (1971). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau, région de Sainte-Blandine, comtés de Rimouski et Matapédia, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DP-238. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1983 Stream sediment, heavy mineral sampling survey, Gaspe area, Quebec, 1964-1983. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
48.25° 48.5° -68.25° -68°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 22B/4 (Lac des Chasseurs). The Saint-Blandine area is located in Rimouski and Matapédia counties, Gaspé region. It is bounded by latitudes 48°15' and 48°30' and longitudes 68° and 68°15'.


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