NGR lake sediment and water survey, NTS 74C, F, northwestern Saskatchewan, 1978
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During the summer of 1978, helicopter-supported lake sediment and water sampling was carried out in northwestern Saskatchewan. The samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 13 km2. Sample site and grid cell duplicate samples were routinely collected in each analytical block of twenty samples. The data were published in Geological Survey of Canada Open file 556 in 1979.
The samples were reanalysed by INAA and republished in GSC Open File 1642 along with the original data from OF 556.
This survey was carried out using National Geochemical Reconnaissance (NGR) protocols.
|1||Geological Survey of Canada (1979). Regional lake sediment and water geochemical reconnaissance data, northwestern Saskatchewan. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 556. (more)|
|2||Coker, W.B., Ellwood, D.J. (1981). National geochemical reconnaissance, west-central Saskatchewan (74F and 74C (N½)). Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 743, 22 pages. (more)|
|3||Hornbrook, E.H.W., Friske, P.W.B. (1988). Regional lake sediment and water geochemical data, northwestern Saskatchewan. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1642. (more)|
This ZIP file contains a copy of the data diskette originally released with GSC Open File 1642.
This PDF file contains the introductory text for GSC Open File 1642. It was scanned from the original document. The data are not included in this file.
This PDF file contains the introductory text for GSC Open File 556. It was scanned from the original document. The data are not included in this file.
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The geographic extent of the survey is defined by the following polygons:
Covers NTS 74F and the southern half of 74C in Saskatchewan. It is bounded to the northeast by the Athabasca Basin, to the west by the Alberta border and to the southwest by the edge of the Canadian Shield.
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