Survey Metadata

Till, Indicator minerals

Northwest Territories, Nunavut


Till sampling survey, Contwoyto Lake area, NTS 76E, Nunavut and Northwest Territories, Canamera Geological Ltd., 1994.

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Survey Description

During the summer of 1994, 226 till samples were collected on the DIA claims, Nunavut and Northwest Territories, located approximately 380 km northeast of Yellowknife.  The exploration work was carried out by Canamera Geological Ltd. on behalf of New Dolly Varden Minerals Inc.

The samples were collected to follow-up previous till anomalies in the search for kimberlite pipes.  The samples were spaced approximately 1 km apart.

The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 083510.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Hicks, K. (1995). DIA Property, Canamera Geological Ltd., geochemical assessment report, Contwoyto Lake area. Nunavut Assessment Report 083510. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
65.12° 65.38° -110.71° -109.99°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS 76E/1, 2, 7, 8, on the DIA property in Nunavut and Northwest Territories.  It is located south of Contwoyto Lake and approximately 350 km northeast of Yellowknife.


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