Survey Metadata

Stream sediment

Quebec

1973

Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 22B/12, 13, Matane-Matapédia area, Gaspé region, Quebec, 1973.





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Survey Description


In 1973, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Matane-Matapédia area, Quebec.  The area covers 150 km2.  A total of 600 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.4 km2.  Samples were analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Co, Ni, Mn, Mo, Ag and U.

The data are published in Open File DV 83-09, Department of Energy and Resources, 1984.  Data published in Open File DP-325 are also included in this file.  These data were released by the University of Quebec in Rimouski, 1975.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 L'Heureux, M., Tremblay R.L., Guimond, J.L., Gagnon, G. (1984). Atlas géochimique des sédiments de ruisseau dans la région de Matane-Matapédia, Québec. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Document divers DV 83-09. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1971-1973 Stream sediment sampling surveys, Matapédia Project, Matapédia county, 1971-1973. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
48.3° 48.85° -68° -67.5°

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

  • Covers NTS 22B/12 (Sayabec), /13 (Matane).  The Matane-Matapédia area is situated in the Gaspé region.  It includes the cities of Baie-des-Sables, Matane and La Rédemption.  It is bounded by latitudes 48°30' and 48°51' and longitudes 67°30' and 68°.

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