Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 21N/11, St-Elzéar-de-Témiscouata area, Bas-St-Laurent region, Quebec, 1981.

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Survey Description

During the summer of 1981, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the St-Elzéar-de-Témiscouata, Quebec.  The area covers 240 km2.  A total of 61 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 3.9 km2.  Samples were analyzed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Ni, Co, Mn, Ag, Al, B, Ba, Be, Ca, Cd, Ce, Cr, Eu, Fe, K, La, Li, Mg, Na, P, Sc, Sm, Sr, Th, Ti, V, Y, Mo (atomic absorption) and loss on ignition.

The data are published in Open File MB 85-66, Department of Energy and Resources, 1986.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Otis, M. (1986). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau, région de Saint-Elzéar-de-Témiscouata, Québec. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Manuscrit brut MB 85-66. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1973-1981 Stream sediment, soil, groundwater sampling surveys, Bas St-Laurent area, Quebec, 1973-1981. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
47.5° 47.65° -69.32° -69°

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

  • Covers NTS 21N/11 (Saint-Honoré).  The Saint-Elzéar-de-Témiscouata area is located in the Bas-Saint-Laurent region.  It is bounded by latitudes 47°30' and 47°39' and longitudes 69° and 69°19'.


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