Survey Metadata

Till, Indicator minerals

Nunavut

2003

Till sampling survey, Central area, Stefansson Island, Nunavut, NTS 78D/8, 9, Diamonds North Resources Ltd., 2003.





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Survey Description


On July 26th, 2003, 14 glacial till samples were collected from the central Steffanson Island prospecting permits in search of primary diamond deposits.  The Steffanson permits are located 500 km north of Cambridge Bay, northwest Nunavut, on NTS map sheet 78D.  The samples were collected by Diamond’s North Resources Inc. in joint venture with Majescor Resources Inc.

The till samples were processed and visually picked for KIMs.  Suspected KIMs were submitted for electron microprobe analysis, however, the data are not presented in the accompanying assessment report.  Picking results can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 084631.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Kienlen, B. (2003). Assessment report on sediment sampling on the Stefansson Island Permits, 2003. Stefansson Island Permits, Central area, Stefansson Island. Diamonds North Resources Ltd. Nunavut Assessment Report 084631. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
73.38° 73.54° -105.84° -105.08°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS map sheet 78D in northwest Nunavut.  The area is located 500 km north of Cambridge Bay.

  • Covers parts of NTS map sheet 78D in northwest Nunavut.  The area is located 500 km north of Cambridge Bay.

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