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Open File 0865

Open File:  0865
Previous OF publication(s):  
Province / Territory:  British Columbia
Funding Source:  Provincial?
Year of Collection:  1981

Survey Type:  Regional Stream Survey
# Lake sites:  0
# Stream sites:  
Survey Area:  30000 km²
NTS Sheet(s):  092H

The regional stream survey for Hope, British Columbia (NTS 92H) was conducted during the summer of 1981.

This report presents analytical and statistical data for 14 elements in stream sediments from XX XX sample sites, collected at an average density of one sample per 14.3 km². Uranium, fluoride, and pH values in waters from these sites are included in this report.

Analytical Data

variablemethoddetection limityear of analysis
AntimonySX-AAS0.2 ppm1981
ArsenicHY-AAS1 ppm1981
CobaltAAS2 ppm1981
CopperAAS2 ppm1981
IronAAS0.02 pct1981
LeadAAS2 ppm1981
ManganeseAAS5 ppm1981
MercuryCV-AAS10 ppb1981
MolybdenumAAS2 ppm1981
NickelAAS2 ppm1981
SilverAAS0.2 ppm1981
TungstenCOL2 ppm1981
UraniumNADNC0.2 ppm1981
ZincAAS2 ppm1981
variablemethoddetection limityear of analysis
FluorineISE20 ppb1981
UraniumFLU0.05 ppb1981
pHGCM 1981


The reconnaissance surveys were undertaken by the British Columbia Ministry of Energy Mines and Petroleum Resources in conjunction with the Geological Survey of Canada under the Canada - British Columbia Joint Uranium Reconaissance Program.

The Geological Survey of Canada was responsible for data management.

E.H.W. Hornbrook directed the Geological Survey of Canada activities.

W.J. McMillan directed B.C. Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources activities.

Contractor and supervisor details for sample collection
CategoryResponsible Party
Contractor:ROOI Enterprises Ltd., Victoria, British Columbia
Supervisor:W.J. McMillan, W.M. Johnson (BC MEMPR)
Contractor and supervisor details for sample preparation
CategoryResponsible Party
Contractor:Kamloops Research Assay and Laboratory Ltd.
Supervisor:W.M. Johnson (BC MEMPR)
Contractor and supervisor details for sample preparation
CategoryResponsible Party
Contractor:Chemex Labs, Ltd., North Vancouver, British Columbia Bondar-Clegg & Company Ltd., North Vancouver, British Columbia Novatrack Analysts Limited, Vancouver, B.C
Supervisor:W.M. Johnson (BC MEMPR)

Other information:

OF 865 Not inlcuded in Summary table, therefore missing information:

Number of Stream sites


What role did Lynch and Ballantyne have?

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