Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 32J/15, Lac Frotet area, Nord-du-Québec region, Quebec, 1980.

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Survey Description

During the summer of 1980, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Frotet area, Quebec.  The area covers 112 km2.  A total of 29 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 3.9 km2. Samples were analyzed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Ni, Co, Ag, Mn, Mo, Ba, Cd, Li (atomic absorption), U (paper chromatography) and loss on ignition.

The data are published in Open File MB 85-55, Department of Energy and Resources, 1985.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Otis, M. (1985). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau, région du lac Frotet, Québec. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Manuscrit brut MB 85-55. (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
50.75° 50.83° -74.83° -74.58°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 32J/15 (Lac Troilus).  The Lac Frotet area is situated in the Nord-du-Québec region.  It includes Lac Châtillon.  It is bounded by latitudes 50°45' and 50°50' and longitudes 74°35' and 74°50'.


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