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Soil sampling survey, NTS 22A/6, River Reboul area, Gaspé region, Quebec, 1980.

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Survey Description

During the summer of 1980, a soil sampling survey was conducted by the firm Amtec Inc. in the River Reboul area, Quebec.  The area covers 4.5 km2.  A total of 685 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.007 km2.  Sampling was done at 50 m of intervals, spaced at 100 m.  Samples were analyzed for:


Element Dissolution Technique
Ag, Co, Cr, Cu, Mn, Mo, Ni, Pb, Zn   atomic absorption (AAS)


A second set of analysis was done on approximately 170 samples for Sb, As, Bi and W.

The data are published in Open File MB 86-74, Department of Energy and Resources, 1987.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Kirouac, F. (1987). Géochimie des sols de la région de la rivière Reboul, Gaspésie. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Manuscrit brut MB 86-74. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1983 Stream sediment, soil, heavy mineral sampling surveys, Gaspé peninsula, Quebec, 1964-1983. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
48.37° 48.379° -65.473° -65.43°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 22A/6 (Rivière Reboul).  The Rivière Reboul area is situated in the Gaspé region, 40 km northwest of Bonaventure.  It is bounded by latitudes 48°22' and 48°22'54" and longitudes 65°26' and 65°28'20".


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