Survey Metadata

NGR stream

New Brunswick


NGR stream sediment and water survey, NTS 21J/2, 21J/7, central New Brunswick, 1992

Location map

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Survey Description

Stream sediments and water samples were collected at 755 sites in central New Brunswick during the summer and fall of 1992.  Sample sites were distributed over the 1,650 km2 survey area at an average of one sample per 2 km2.  Sample site duplicate samples were routinely collected in each analytical block of twenty samples.  The data are published in GSC Open File 3486/New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources and Energy Open File Report 97-13.

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

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Pronk, A.G., Boldon, R., Friske, P.W.B., McCurdy, M.W., Day, S.J.A. (1997). National Geochemical Reconnaissance, stream sediment and water survey, central New Brunswick (NTS 21J/02 east and 21J/07). Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 3486. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1992-1997 Central New Brunswick stream sediment and water survey, 1992 (more)

Downloadable Files

Index Description Size (bytes)
GSC Open File 3486 digital data ( FileID=1287 download)
The data are packaged as a single zip file, compatible with modern operating systems.
Introductory text for GSC Open File 3486 ( FileID=628 download)
This PDF file contains the introductory text for GSC Open File 3486.  It was scanned from the original document.  The data are not included in this file.
Diskette to accompany GSC Open File 3486 ( FileID=307 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
46° 46.5° -67° -66.5°

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

  • Covers all of NTS 21J/07 and the east half of 21J/02 in central New Brunswick.  The sampled area in NTS 21J/02 is bounded to the west by longitude 66.83°.


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