Survey Metadata

Stream sediment

Quebec

1966

Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 22N/1, 2, 3, 6-11, Lac Manicouagan area, Saguenay county, Quebec, 1966.





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Survey Description


In 1966, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Manicouagan region, Quebec.  The area covers 4000 km2.  A total of 217 stream sediment samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 18.4 km2.  Samples were analysed for:

 

Element Dissolution Technique
Cu, Pb, Zn

HNO3

visual colorimetry
U

HNO3

visual colorimetry
Ni, Mo HCl visual colorimetry

 

The data are published in Open File DP-554, Department of Natural Resources, 1978.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Murtaugh, J.G., Dumontier, M. (1978). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau, région de Lac Manicouagan, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DP-554. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1988 Stream sediment, lake sediment sampling surveys, Côte-Nord area, Quebec, 1964-1988. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
51.08° 51.67° -69.33° -68.33°

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

  • Covers NTS 22N/1 (Lac Mathevet), /2 (Lac Lacoste), /3 (Lac Tepisca), /6 (Rivière Utishku), /7 (Mont de Babel), /8 (Lac Lacoursière), /9 (Rivière Hart Jaune), /10 (Lac du Chaunoy), /11 (Lac Landriaux). The area studied is located in the Côte-Nord region. The Lac Manicouagan area is situated in Saguenay county. It is bounded by latitudes 51°05' and 51°40' and longitudes 68°20' and 69°20'.

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