NGR stream sediment and water survey, parts of NTS 116B, C, F, G, Central Yukon, 1977
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Helicopter-supported stream sediment and water sample collection was carried out in 1977 at an average density of 1 sample per 13 km2. Sample site duplicate samples were routinely collected in each analytical block of twenty samples. The data were published in Geological Survey of Canada Open File 520 in 1978. In addition to the 1977 survey data, the open file includes most of the previously published data from a 1976 survey (OF 420).
The samples were re-analysed and republished in GSC Open File 2365 along with the original data from OF 520.
This survey was carried out using National Geochemical Reconnaissance (NGR) protocols.
|1||Geological Survey of Canada (1978). Regional stream sediment and water geochemical reconnaissance data, central Yukon Territory. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 520. (more)|
|2||Coker, W.B., Ellwood, D.J., Goodfellow, W.D. (1981). National geochemical reconnaissance, central Yukon Territory (106D, 116A, B and parts of 106D, E, F and 116C, F, G, H). Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 731, 25 pages. (more)|
|3||Friske, P.W.B., Hornbrook, E.H.W., Lynch, J.J., McCurdy, M.W., Gross, H., Galletta, A.C., Durham, C.C. (1991). National Geochemical Reconnaissance stream sediment and water data, west central Yukon (NTS 116B; parts of 116C, 116F and 116G). Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 2365. (more)|
This ZIP file contains a copy of the data diskette originally released with GSC Open File 2365.
This PDF file contains the introductory text for GSC Open File 2365. It was scanned from the original document. The data are not included in this file.
The data are packaged as a single zip file, compatible with modern operating systems.
This PDF file contains the introductory text for GSC Open File 520. It was scanned from the original document. The data are not included in this file.
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.
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The geographic extent of the survey is defined by the following polygons:
Covers parts of NTS sheets 116B, C, F and G. It is bounded to the west by the Alaska border.
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