Survey Metadata

Stream sediment

Quebec

1985

Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 22C/5, 6, 11, 12, Grandes-Bergeronnes and Sault-au-Mouton area, Côte-Nord, Quebec, 1985.





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Survey Description


In 1985, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Grandes-Bergeronnes and Sault-au-Mouton area, Quebec.  The area covers 495 km2.  A total of 1050 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.5 km2.  Samples were analyzed for:

 

Element Dissolution Technique
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, Sr, Th, Ti, V, Y, Zn   inductively coupled plasma emission (ICP-ES)
U   fluorimetry
As, Hg   atomic absorption (AAS)
Au pyrohydrolyse atomic absorption (AAS)
Loss on ignition (LOI)    

 

The data are published in Open File DP 87-16, Department of Energy and Resources, 1987.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Choinière, J., Leduc, M. (1987). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau de la région entre Grandes-Bergeronnes et Sault-au-Mouton, Côte-Nord. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Dossier public DP-87-16. (more)

Project History

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

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
48.25° 48.57° -69.67° -69.23°

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

  • Covers NTS 22C/5 (Lac de Pons), /6 (Les Escoumins), /11 (Saint-Paul-du-Nord), /12 (Lac Larrey).  The Grandes-Bergeronnes and Sault-au-Mouton area is situated in the Côte-Nord region.  It is bounded by latitudes 48°15' and 48°34' and longitudes 69°14' and 69°40'.

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