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Open File 4410

Open File:  4410
Previous OF publication(s):  
Province / Territory:  New Brunswick
Funding Source:  Federal and Provincial
Year of Collection:  2001

Survey Type:  Regional Stream Survey
# Lake sites:  0
# Stream sites:  366
Survey Area:  1062 km²
NTS Sheet(s):  021J/11(E), 021J/15(W)

The regional stream survey for central New Brunswick (NTS 21J/11 East and 21J/15 West) was conducted during the summer of 2001.

This report presents analytical and statistical data for 52 variables in stream sediments and waters from 366 sites, collected at an average density of one sample per 2.9 km².

location map for Open File 4410
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Analytical Data

variablemethoddetection limityear of analysis
AluminumICP0.01 pct2001
AntimonyINAA0.1 ppm2001
AntimonyICP0.02 ppm2001
ArsenicINAA0.5 ppm2001
ArsenicICP0.1 ppm2001
BariumINAA50 ppm2001
BariumICP0.5 ppm2001
BismuthICP0.02 ppm2001
BromineINAA0.5 ppm2001
CadmiumICP0.01 ppm2001
CalciumICP0.01 pct2001
CeriumINAA5 ppm2001
CesiumINAA0.5 ppm2001
ChromiumINAA20 ppm2001
ChromiumICP0.5 ppm2001
CobaltINAA5 ppm2001
CobaltICP0.1 ppm2001
CopperICP0.01 ppm2001
EuropiumINAA1 ppm2001
GalliumICP0.1 ppm2001
GoldINAA2 ppb2001
HafniumINAA1 ppm2001
IronINAA0.2 pct2001
IronICP0.01 pct2001
LanthanumINAA2 ppm2001
LanthanumICP0.5 ppm2001
LeadICP0.01 ppm2001
Loss-on-ignitionGRAV1 pct2001
LutetiumINAA0.2 ppm2001
MagnesiumICP0.01 pct2001
ManganeseICP1 ppm2001
MercuryICP5 ppb2001
MolybdenumICP0.01 ppm2001
NickelICP0.1 ppm2001
PhosphorusICP0.001 pct2001
PotassiumICP0.01 pct2001
RubidiumINAA5 ppm2001
SamariumINAA0.1 ppm2001
ScandiumINAA0.2 ppm2001
ScandiumICP0.1 ppm2001
SeleniumICP0.1 ppm2001
SilverICP2 ppb2001
SodiumINAA0.02 pct2001
SodiumICP0.001 pct2001
StrontiumICP0.5 ppm2001
SulphurICP0.01 pct2001
TantalumINAA0.5 ppm2001
TelluriumICP0.02 ppm2001
TerbiumINAA0.5 ppm2001
ThalliumICP0.02 ppm2001
ThoriumINAA0.2 ppm2001
ThoriumICP0.1 ppm2001
TinSX-AAS1 ppm2001
TitaniumICP0.001 pct2001
TungstenINAA1 ppm2001
TungstenICP0.2 ppm2001
UraniumINAA0.2 ppm2001
UraniumICP0.1 ppm2001
VanadiumICP2 ppm2001
YtterbiumINAA2 ppm2001
ZincICP0.1 ppm2001
variablemethoddetection limityear of analysis
ConductivityISE1 µS/cm2001
UraniumICP0.05 ppb2001
pHGCM 2001


The Geological Survey of Canada, under the Targeted Geoscience Initiative (TGI) program, provided financial support. The Geological Surveys Branch of the New Brunswick Department of Natural Resources and Energy (NB DNRE), Minerals and Energy Division, provided financial and logistical support.

Toon Pronk directed the survey, coordinating the Branch field activities of the New Brunswick Geological Surveys staff.

P.W.B. Friske undertook quality control of the analytical data and directed the open file preparation.

Contractor and supervisor details for sample collection
CategoryResponsible Party
Contractor:Precise Surveys Ltd., Lyttleton, New Brunswick
Supervisor:Toon Pronk (NB DNRE)
Contractor and supervisor details for sample preparation
CategoryResponsible Party
Contractor:Acme Analytical Laboratories, Vancouver, British Columbia
Supervisor:P.W. B. Friske (GSC)
Contractor and supervisor details for sample preparation
CategoryResponsible Party
Contractor:Acme Analytical Laboratories, Vancouver, British Columbia Becquerel Laboratories Inc., Mississauga, Ontario CanTech Laboratories Inc., Calgary, Alberta
Supervisor:P.W.B. Friske (GSC)

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