Survey Metadata

Till, Esker, Indicator minerals



Sediment sampling survey, Rockinghorse Lake property, Nunavut, Monopros Limited, 1996.

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Survey Description

During the summer of 1996, a total of 2575 sediment samples were collected on the Rockinghorse Lake property, approximately 410 km north of Yellowknife.  The samples were collected by a combination of helicopter and ground crews along fences perpendicular to ice flow direction on NTS sheets 76E/13, 76L/04, 86H/16 and 86 I/1, 2, 7.

The samples were processed for kimberlite indicator minerals at De Beers' laboratory in Grande Prairie, AB.

The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 083804.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Paul, J. (1997). Rockinghorse Lake Property, Monopros Limited, sediment sampling, geophysics and drilling. Nunavut Assessment Report 083804. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
65.75° 66.5° -113.5° -111.5°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 76E/13, 76L/4, 86H/16, 86I/1, 2 and 7, the Rockinghorse property in northwestern Nunavut.


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