Survey Metadata

Till, Indicator minerals

Nunavut

2004

Till and glaciofluvial sediment sampling survey, Wager Bay, Nunavut, BHP Billiton Diamonds Inc., 2004.





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Survey Description


Between August 24th and September 3rd, 2004, BHP Billiton Diamonds Inc. collected 220 till samples (plus 7 spikes) from the South Wager Property near Wager Bay in the northern part of the Keewatin District and the southern portion of the Melville Peninsula in central Nunavut. The area is located about 240 km southwest of the hamlet of Repulse Bay, 170 km northeast of Chesterfield Inlet and cover parts of NTS map sheets 46D/5, 12-14, 56A/1-10, 15, 16, 56B/1, 2, 8, and 56G/11-13.  The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 084816.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Grimley, M. (2004). South Wager Property, Nunavut Mining District: Report on exploration activities, 2004 field program (geochemical sampling), Nunavut Territory. BHP Billiton Diamonds Inc. Nunavut Assessment Report 084816. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
64° 65° -90.72° -87.08°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS map sheets 46D/5, 12-14, 56A/1-10, 15, 16, 56B/1, 2, 8, and 56G/11-13 near Wager Bay in the northern part of the Keewatin District and the southern portion of the Melville Peninsula in central Nunavut.  The area is located about 240 km southwest of the hamlet of Repulse Bay and 170 km northeast of Chesterfield Inlet.

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