Survey Metadata

Well water



Groundwater sampling survey, NTS 31H/10, Acton Vale area, Montérégie region, Quebec, 1976.

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Survey Description

During the summer of 1976, a groundwater sampling survey was conducted in the Acton Vale area, Quebec.  The area covers 180 km2.  A total of 264 samples were collected from domestic wells in the area, at an average density of 1 sample per 0.7 km2.  These samples were analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Ni, Co, Mn, As, Cd, Mo, Fe, Ca, Mg, Na, Li, K (atomic absorption), F by selective electrode and pH.

The data are published in Open File DPV-566, Department of Natural Resources, 1978.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Tremblay, R.L., Choinière, J. (1978). Géochimie des eaux souterraines, région d'Acton Vale, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DPV-566. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1976-1988 Groundwater, stream sediment, soil, base till sampling survey, Montérégie area, Quebec, 1976-1988. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
45.605° 45.705° -72.735° -72.5°

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

  • Covers NTS 31H/10 (Saint-Hyacinthe). The Acton Vale region is located in the Montérégie area, 80 km east of Montreal. It is bounded by latitudes 45°36'30"and 45°42'30"and longitudes 72°30' and 72°44'30".


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