Survey Metadata

NGR stream

New Brunswick


NGR stream sediment and water survey, NTS 21O/12, 13, northwestern New Brunswick, 1999

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Survey Description

Stream sediments and waters were collected at 767 sites in northwestern New Brunswick during the summer of 1999.  Sample sites were distributed over a 2,020 km2 survey area at an average of one sample per 2.7 km2.  Sample site duplicate samples were routinely collected in each analytical block of twenty samples.  The data are published in GSC Open File 3889/New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources and Energy Open File Report 2000-6.

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

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Pronk, A.G., Friske, P.W.B., McCurdy, M.W., Day, S.J.A., Boldon, R., Durham, C.C. (2000). National Geochemical Reconnaissance, regional stream sediment and water data, northwestern New Brunswick. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 3889, 114 pages. (5 sheets) (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1999-2000 Northwestern New Brunswick stream sediment and water survey, 1999 (more)

Downloadable Files

Index Description Size (bytes)
Introductory text for GSC Open File 3889 ( FileID=630 download)
This PDF file contains the introductory text for GSC Open File 3889.  It was scanned from the original document.  The data are not included in this file.

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
47.5° 48° -68° -67.5°

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

  • Covers all of NTS 21O/12 and /13 in northwestern New Brunswick except the NW corner of 21O/13 where it is bounded by the New Brunswick/Quebec border.


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