Survey Metadata

Till, Indicator minerals



Till sampling survey, KA Claims, Kitikmeot Region, Nunavut, NTS 86O/6, Kitikmeot Geoscience Ltd., 2000.

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Survey Description

In the summer field season of 2000, Kitikmeot Geosciences Ltd. collected 18 reconnaissance till samples for Muskox Minerals Corp. over the northern end of the Muskox Property in the Kitikmeot Region of southwest Nunavut.  The sampled portion of the property is located on NTS map sheet 86O/6, about 500 km north of Yellowknife.

This work was part of a larger scale exploration program primarily focused on exploration for nickel (Ni), copper (Cu) and platinum group elements (PGEs).

No KIMs were found in the heavy mineral concentrates, as indicated in Nunavut Assessment Report 084351.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Cookenboo, H. (2001). Geological and geochemical report on diamond exploration of the Muskox Intrusion and its subsurface extensions. Kitikmeot Geoscience Ltd. Nunavut Assessment Report 084351. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
67.47° 67.5° -115.25° -115.13°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS map sheet 86O/6 in the Kitikmeot Region of southwest Nunavut.  The area is located about 500 km north of Yellowknife.


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