Survey Metadata

Surface water, Stream sediment, Indicator minerals



Stream sediment and water survey, NTS 76H, I, Duggan Lake area, Nunavut, 2012.

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Survey Description

In 2012, stream sediment and water samples were collected around Duggan Lake, southeast of Bathurst Inlet, Nunavut.  Samples were collected at 244 sites.  Some stream sediments were also collected for heavy mineral processing.

The data are published in Geological Survey of Canada Open File 7471.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Berman, R.G., Percival, J.A., Harris, J.R., Davis, W.J., McCurdy, M., Normandeau, P., Case, G., Nadeau, L., Hillary, E.M., Girard, E., Jefferson, C.W., Kellett, D., Camacho, A., Bethune, K.M., Pehrsson, S., Hunt, P. (2013). Geo-Mapping Frontiers’ Chantrey project: reconnaissance geology and economic potential of a transect across the Thelon tectonic zone, Queen Maud Block and adjacent Rae craton. Geological Survey of Canada Open File 7394, 1 sheet. (more)
2 McCurdy, M.W., Berman, R.G., Kerr, D.E., Vaive, J.E. (2013). Geochemical, mineralogical and kimberlite indicator mineral data for silts, heavy mineral concentrates and waters, Duggan Lake area, Nunavut (NTS 76-H and 76-I South). Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 7471, 22p. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 2010-2013 GEM Geochemical Surveys, 2010-2015 (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
65° 66.38° -106° -104°

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

  • Covers all of NTS 76H (Duggan Lake) and the southern part of 76I (Overby Lake) south of the Queen Maud Gulf Bird Sanctuary, Nunavut.  It is located approximately 191 km southwest of Queen Maud Gulf.


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