Survey Metadata

Till, Indicator minerals

Ontario

2005

Kimberlite sampling, NTS 41P/8, Lake Timiskaming area, northeastern Ontario, 2005





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Survey Description


In 2005, till and kimberlite samples were collected from the KL-01 and KL-22 kimberlites in the Lake Timiskaming kimberlite field, northeastern Ontario.  The data are published in Geological Survey of Canada Open File 5800.

Sampling Procedure

Kimberlite (4.5 kg) and till (3-9) kg were collected from diamond drill core.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 McClenaghan, M.B., Kjarsgaard, I.M., Kjarsgaard, B.A. (2008). Indicator mineral chemistry of the KL-01 and KL-22 kimberlites, Lake Timiskaming kimberlite field, Ontario. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5800, 1 CD-ROM. (more)
2 McClenaghan, M.B., Gauvreau, D., Kjarsgaard, B.A. (2009). Mineral chemistry database for kimberlite, surficial sediments and kimberlite boulders from the Lake Timiskaming and Kirkland Lake kimberlite fields, Ontario and Quebec. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5833 (rev. ed.), 1 CD-ROM. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1997-2005 Lake Timiskaming Kimberlite Project, 1997-2005 (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
47.4469° 47.4685° -80.1859° -80.1244°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 41P/8 (Lady Evelyn Lake) near the KL-01 kimberlite, in the west part of the Lake Timiskaming kimberlite field, northern Ontario.  It is located approximately 45 km west of the town of Haileybury, Ontario.

  • Covers part of NTS 41P/8 (Lady Evelyn Lake) near the KL-22 kimberlite, in the west part of the Lake Timiskaming kimberlite field, northern Ontario.  It is located approximately 40 km west of the town of Haileybury, Ontario.

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