Survey Metadata

Till, Stream sediment, Indicator minerals



Till and stream sediment sampling survey, Victoria Island, Nunavut, NTS 77D/6, 11-13, Stornoway Diamond Corp., 2003.

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Survey Description

Between September 9th and September 13th, 2003, Diamonds North was commissioned by Stornoway Diamond Corp. to commence a reconnaissance regional till sampling initiative on the Victoria Island Property.  The property is situated within the Nunavut Mining District, approximately 70 km NW of Cambridge Bay and along the shoreline of Wellington Bay, west-central Nunavut, on NTS map sheets 77 D/6 and 11-13.  The program was designed to establish the background indicator mineral count of their newly acquired property.

A total of 37 regional till samples as well as 3 stream sediment samples were collected over the duration of the program.

The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 084676.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Miller, J.L.P. (2004). Report on exploration activities (till sampling). Victoria Island Property, Victoria Island. Stornoway Diamond Corp. Nunavut Assessment Report 084676. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
69.38° 69.88° -108° -106.49°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS map sheets 77 D/6 and 11-13 on Victoria Island in Nunavut.  The area is located approximately 70 km NW of Cambridge Bay along the shoreline of Wellington Bay.


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