Soil sampling survey, Acton Vale area, Estrie region, Quebec, 1971 and 1982-1983.
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A soil sampling survey was conducted in the Acton Vale area, Quebec. The area covers 267 km2. A total of 2444 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.1 km2. Samples were collected in 3 phases and analyzed for:
|Year of Sampling||Survey||Collected By||Analysis|
|1971||DPV-336 ES-26||R. Tremblay||As, Ba, Co, Cu, Hg, Li, Mn, Ni, Mo, Pb, Zn (atomic absorption)|
Samples collected in 1971 were reanalyzed for Ba, Li (ICP-ES) and As, Hg (atomic absorption).
The data are published in Open File DP 86-19, Department of Energy and Resources, 1986. Raw data are published in Open File MB 86-66, Department of Energy and Resources, 1986.
|1||Leduc, M. (1986). Géochimie des sols de la région d'Acton Vale. Données brutes. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Manuscrit brut MB 86-66. (more)|
|2||Leduc, M. (1986). Géochimie des sols, région d'Acton Vale. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Dossier public DP-86-19. (more)|
|Minimum Latitude||Maximum Latitude||Minimum Longitude||Maximum Longitude|
The geographic extent of the survey is defined by the following polygons:
Covers NTS 31H/9 (Richmond), /10 (Saint-Hyacinthe). The Acton-Vale area is in the Estrie region. It includes the cities of Saint-Hyacinthe and Richmond. It is bounded by latitudes 45°36'40" and 45°45' and longitudes 72°22'25" and 72°45'.
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