Survey Metadata

Soil, Till, Bedrock, Indicator minerals



Soil and rock sampling survey, Somerset Island, Qikiqtaaluk region, Nunavut, Cyclone Capital Corp., 1993.

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Survey Description

During the period June 10 to August 22, 1993, Cyclone Capital Corporation carried out soil and rock sampling program on the Oscar Claim located approximately 180 km southeast of Resolute Bay on NTS sheet 58C/8.

The samples were processed at Orex Labs in Burnaby, BC.

The samples have been SEM checked however the data are not available.

Data is available in Nunavut Assessment Report 083274.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Potter, R. (1993). Assessment report on the Oscar Claim, Somerset Island. Nunavut Assessment Report 083274. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
73.07° 73.0823° -92.9° -92.86°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 58C/8, the Oscar Claim, in northern Nunavut.  It is located approximately 180 km southeast of Resolute Bay on Somerset Island.


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