Survey Metadata

Soil

Quebec

1981

Soil sampling survey, NTS 31I/16, Montauban area, Portneuf county, Quebec, 1981-1982.





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Survey Description


During the summers of 1981 and 1982, a soil sampling survey was conducted by foot (1982) and by helicopter (1981).  The area covers 220 km2.  A total of 220 samples, from horizon Ah, Oh or H, were collected at an average density of 1 sample per km2.  These samples were analysed for:

 

Element Dissolution Technique
Ag, Al, B, Ba, Be, Ca, Cd, Ce, Co, Cr, Cu, Eu, Fe, K, La, Li, Mg, Mn, Mo, Na, Ni, P, Pb, Sc, Sm, Sr, Th, Ti, V, Y, Zn   ICP-ES
Hg   flameless atomic absorption
Loss on ignition (LOI)    
As   hydride generation atomic absorption

 

The data are published in Open File DP 83-22, Department of Energy and Resources, 1983.  Subsequently, samples were analysed for gold and data are published in Open File MB 85-26, Department of Energy and Resources, 1985.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Beaumier, M. (1983). Levé pédogéochimique de la région de Montauban, comté de Portneuf, Québec. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Dossier public DP-83-22. (more)
2 Beaumier, M. (1985). L'or dans les sols (horizon humique), région de Montauban, Québec. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Manuscrit brut MB 85-26. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1980-1982 Pedogeochemical inventory of the Abitibi territory, Quebec, 1976-1982. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
46.75° 46.92° -72.43° -72.23°

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

  • Covers NTS 31I/16 (Notre-Dame-de-Montauban).  The Montauban area is situated in the Portneuf county.  Its center is located in the village of Montauban-les-Mines.  It is bounded by latitudes 46°45' and 46°55' and longitudes 72°14' and 72°26'.

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