Survey Metadata

Till, Indicator minerals



Till sampling survey, Parker Lake area, NTS 55M, N, Nunavut, KMD Exploration Services, 1996.

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Survey Description

The Parker Lake project area is located approximately 120 km northwest of Rankin Inlet and 110 km southeast of the community of Baker Lake.  From June to August, 1996, 462 samples of till and other surficial materials (esker sediments, lake sediments and other glacial fluvial sediments), were collected from a 700 km2 area by KMD Exploration Services of Vancouver, BC.

The results of this study can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 083785.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Kaminsky, F.V., Sablukov, S.M., Shpanov, V.Ye., Kaminsky, V. (1997). Report on the 1996 field sampling for diamonds, the Parker Lake area, N.W.T. for Cumberland Resources. In Composite Report on 1996 Exploration Program, Cumberland Resources Ltd., Parker Lake joint venture – NWT, Nunavut Assessment Report 083785. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1996-1998 Parker Lake Joint Venture Project, eastern Nunavut, 1996-1997. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
63.42° 63.67° -94° -93.5°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS 55N/5, 12 in the Parker Lake area, eastern Nunavut.  It is located approximately 100 km northwest of the community of Rankin Inlet.


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