Survey Metadata




Soil sampling survey, NTS 32J/10, 15, 16 and 32O/1, eastern part of Frotet-Evans belt, Quebec, 1982-1983.

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Survey Description

During the summers of 1982 and 1983, a soil sampling survey was conducted in the Frotet-Evans belt, Quebec.  The area covers 13 km2.  A total of 257 samples taken from horizon A1 or Ao, were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.005 km2. Samples were analyzed for Cu, Zn, Mo, Co, Ni, Mn, Bi, Ag (atomic absorption) and loss on ignition.

The data are published in Open File MB 84-19, Department of Energy and Resources, 1984.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Leduc, M. (1984). Évaluation du potentiel en molybdène de la portion orientale de la ceinture de Frotet-Evans: géochimie des sols. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Manuscrit brut MB 84-19. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1980-1987 Soil, lake sediment and stream sediment sampling surveys, Nord-du-Québec region, 1980-1987. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
50.67° 51.1° -75° -74.1°

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

  • Covers NTS 32J/10 (Lac Dervilliers), /15 (Lac Delaur), /16 (Lac Morpain) and 32O/1 (Lac Loiseau).  The eastern portion of the Frotet-Evans belt is located in the Nord-du-Québec region.  Its center is situated 90 km north of Chibougamau and 50 km west of Lac Mistassini.  It is bounded by latitudes 50°40' and 51°06' and longitudes 74°06' and 75°.


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