Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 32G/16 and 32H/13, eastern part of Chibougamau Pluton, Quebec, 1979.

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Survey Description

During the summer of 1979, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the eastern part of Chibougamau pluton, Quebec.  The area covers 15 km2.  A total of 34 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.4 km2. Samples were analyzed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Ni, Co, Ag, Mn, Mo, Li (atomic absorption), U (paper chromatography) and loss on ignition.

The data are published in Open File MB 85-47, Department of Energy and Resources, 1985.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Otis, M. (1985). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau, partie orientale du Pluton de Chibougamau, Québec. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Manuscrit brut MB 85-47. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1971-1979 Stream sediment sampling surveys, Nord-du-Québec region, 1971-1979. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
49.8° 49.97° -74.17° -73.9°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS 32G/16 (Chibougamau) and 32H/13 (Mitshisso).  The eastern part of Pluton de Chibougamau is located in the Nord-du-Québec region.  It includes Lac Demers.  It is bounded by latitudes 49°48' and 49°58' and longitudes 73°54' and 74°10'.


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