Survey Metadata

Till, Stream sediment, Lake sediment, Indicator minerals



Till sampling survey, Victoria Island, Kitikmeot Region, Nunavut, Monopros Limited, 1994-1995.

Location map

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Survey Description

Monopros Limited conducted a helicopter-supported exploration program for kimberlites on Victoria Island, approximately 275 km northwest of the community of Cambridge Bay.  The program covered NTS sheets 77E/5,12,13, 77F/5-16, 77G/1-12, 77H/4,5, 87E/10,15, and 87H/1,2,8.

In 1994 and 1995, a total of 2931 sediment and geochemical samples were collected from glaciolacustrine, glaciofluvial and till deposits.  They were processed at the DeBeers Laboratory in Grande Prairie, AB.

The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 083645.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Wood, B.D. (1996). Victoria Island Property, Monopros Limited, sediment sampling and geophysics. Nunavut Assessment Report 083645. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
70.25° 71.75° -114° -107°

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

  • Covers part of NTS sheet 77E/5 (George Island), 6,7,8,9,10, 11, 12,13,14, 15,16, 77G/1-12, 77H/4,5, 87E/10 (Page Point), 87H/1,2 and 8.  It is located approximately 275 km northwest of Cambridge Bay.


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