Survey Metadata

NGR lake



NGR lake sediment and water survey, parts of NTS 063N, 063O and 063K, Manitoba, 1985

Location map

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Survey Description

Helicopter-supported lake sediment and water sampling was carried out in west central Manitoba during the summer of 1985.  Samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 13 km2 throughout the approximately 28 000 km2 survey area.  Sample site duplicate samples were routinely collected in each analytical block of twenty samples.  The data are published in Geological Survey of Canada Open File 1212.

This survey was carried out using National Geochemical Reconnaissance (NGR) protocols.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Geological Survey of Canada (1986). Regional lake sediment and water geochemical reconnaissance data, Manitoba. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1212. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1985-1986 Manitoba NGR lake sediment and water survey, 1985 (more)

Downloadable Files

Index Description Size (bytes)
GSC Open File 1212 digital data ( FileID=1197 download)
The data are packaged as a single zip file, compatible with modern operating systems.
Introductory text for GSC Open File 1212 ( FileID=501 download)
This PDF file contains the introductory text for GSC Open File 1212.  It was scanned from the original document.  The data are not included in this file.
Diskette to accompany GSC Open File 1212 ( FileID=124 download)
WARNING: the data on the diskette may have been packaged as a 16 bit self-extracting executable file, which is incompatible with 64 bit Windows computers.

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
54.5° 56° -102° -98.85°

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

  • All of NTS Map Sheet 63N that lies east of the SK-MB border; the west half of 63O and the north half of 63K east of the SK-MB border.


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