Survey Metadata

Till, Indicator minerals

Nunavut

2003

Till, esker and beach sand sampling survey, Melville Peninsula, Nunavut, NTS 46 O, P, Stornoway Diamond Corp., 2003.





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Survey Description


Between September 2nd and 7th, 2003, 228 glacial till samples, three beach sand samples and one esker sample were collected from the East South Aviat Property on the southeastern portion of the Melville Peninsula in central Nunavut Territory.  The sampled area is situated approximately 200 km SSE of the town of Igloolik and covers parts of NTS map sheets 46 O and P. The samples were collected by APEX Geosciences Ltd. on behalf of Stornoway Diamond Corp. as part of a follow-up diamond exploration program on the Melville Peninsula.  The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 084769.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Besserer, D.J., Maynes, A.L. (2005). Assessment report prospecting permits 2642 to 2663, East South Aviat Property, Melville Peninsula, Nunavut Territory. Stornoway Diamond Corp. Nunavut Assessment Report 084769. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
67.23° 67.89° -82.47° -81.06°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS map sheets 46 O and P in the southeastern portion of the Melville Peninsula in central Nunavut Territory.  The area is located approximately 200 km SSE of the town of Igloolik and 200 km northeast of Repulse Bay.

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