Survey Metadata

Till, Esker, Indicator minerals



Till sampling survey, Contwoyto Lake area, NTS 76E/15, 16, Nunavut, Geological Association of Canada, 1992.

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Survey Description

In August 1992, a preliminary till sampling program was conducted in order to further evaluate the kimberlite possibilities of the Mackenzie Property, located approximately 400 km northeast of Yellowknife.

A total of 30 samples were collected by Robert Duess on behalf of Kingswood Resources Ltd.  The samples were processed at Techdel International Inc. laboratory in Thunder Bay, ON.

The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 083174.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Duess, R.L. (1993). Summary report of the overburden sampling program for kimberlite indicator minerals on the Mackenzie property, Geological Association of Canada. Nunavut Assessment Report 083174. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
65.75° 65.78° -111° -110.5°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 76E/15, 16, the Mackenzie property in central Nunavut.  It is located approximately 400 km northeast of Yellowknife and is bounded to the south and west by Contwoyto Lake.


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