Survey Metadata

Till

Quebec

1985

Till sampling survey, NTS 21N/4, 21L/9, 16 and 21K/12, 13, St-Adalbert area, Chaudières-Appalaches region, Quebec, 1985.





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Survey Description


In 1985, a till sampling survey was conducted in the St-Adalbert area, Quebec.  The area covers 1400 km2.  A total of 456 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 3.1 km2.  The <177 micron fraction from the horizon C was analyzed for:

 

Element Dissolution Technique
Ag, Al, B, Ba, Ca, Cd, Ce, Co, Cr, Cu, Eu, Fe, K, La, Li, Mg, Mn, Na, Ni, P, Pb, Sc, Sm, Sr, Th, Ti, U, V, W, Y, Zn   inductively coupled plasma emission (ICP-ES)
Loss on ignition (LOI)    
As, Au, Hg, Sb    

 

The data are published in Open File MB 88-30, Department of Energy and Resources, 1989.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 LaSalle, P., Henry, J. (1989). Géochimie du till (horizon C), région de Saint-Adalbert. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Manuscrit brut MB 88-30. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1965-1985 Soil and stream sediment sampling survey, Chaudières-Appalaches area, Quebec. 1965-1985. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
46.58° 47.08° -70.33° -69.58°

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

  • Covers NTS 21N/4 (Sainte-Perpetue-de-Islet), 21L/9 (Saint-Magloire), /16 (Notre-Dame-du-Rosaire) and 21K/12 (Saint-Magloire), /13 (Saint-Pamphile).  The Saint-Adalbert area is located in the Chaudières-Appalaches region.  It is situated southeast of Quebec city.  It is bounded by latitudes 46°35' and 47°05' and longitudes 69°35' and 70°20'.

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