Survey Metadata

Lake sediment

Quebec

1983

Lake sediment sampling survey, NTS 12L/7, 8, Baie Johan-Beetz area, Côte-Nord region, Quebec, 1983.





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Survey Description


In 1983, a lake sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Baie Johan-Beetz area, Quebec.  The area covers 9000 km2.  A total of 3375 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 2.6 km2.  Water samples were also collected from visited lakes and analyzed for pH and F (selective electrode).  Lake sediment samples were analyzed for 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, Sn, Sr, Th, Ti, V, Y, Zn (ICP-ES), U (fluorimetry), Hg (flameless atomic absorption), As et Sn (atomic absorption) and loss on ignition.

The data are published in Open File DP 85-18, Department of Energy and Resources, 1986.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Pelletier, M. (1986). Géochimie des sédiments de lac, région de la baie Johan-Beetz. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources,Dossier public DP-85-18. (more)
2 Hurtubise, E. (2009). Regroupement et nivellement des plus récentes données géochimique régionales des sédiments de fond de lac de la Côte-Nord (région administrative 09). Corporation de promotion du développement minéral de la Côte-Nord, Manuscrit brut MB 2009-13. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1988 Stream sediment, lake sediment sampling surveys, Côte-Nord area, Quebec, 1964-1988. (more)
2 2007-2009 Côte-Nord Project, 2007-2009 (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
50.25° 51.5° -63° -62°

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

  • Covers NTS 12L/7 (Baie-Johan-Beetz), /8 (Baie Pashashibou).  The Baie Johan-Beetz area is situated in the Côte-Nord region.  It is bounded by latitudes 50°15' and 51°30' and longitudes 62° and 63°.

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