Survey Metadata

Till, Indicator minerals



Till sampling survey, NTS 76M/6,7,8,10,11,12,15, Rhino Exploration Project, Nunavut, Canamera Geological Ltd., 1996-1997.

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Survey Description

In this survey, 6 till samples were collected to follow up on anomalous diamond indicator minerals generated in the 1995-1996 period.  The samples were processed, along with 226 samples from Canamera archives, for gold.  The samples were collected and processed by Canamera Geological Ltd. on behalf of Benachee Resources Inc., Snowpipe Resources Ltd., Inukshuk Capital Ltd. and Inukshuk Exploration Ltd.

The survey is located on the LIT claim group which is approximately 656 km north of Yellowknife and 205 km north of Lupin Gold Mine on NTS sheets 76M/6,7,10,11,12,15.

The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 083873.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Robinson, M., West, C., Laurus, K., Findlay, J., Hall, L., Mains, R., Jones, B., Pope, J., Lake, A., Reid, K., Torigai, K., Mauthner, M., Missal, G., Labelle, A. (1997). Canamera Geological Ltd., Geological and geochemical assessment report for Rhino Exploration Project, parts of the LIT, RA, LT, PG, CK, and SD claim groups. Nunavut Assessment Report 083873. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
67.29° 67.83° -111.63° -110.8°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 76M/6, 7 (High Lake), 10, 11 (Anialik River), 12 (Port Epworth), and 15 (Hepburn Island), the Rhino exploration project in western Nunavut.  It is located approximately 656 km north of Yellowknife and 205 km north of Lupin Gold Mine.


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