Survey Metadata




Lithogeochemical survey, NTS 42A/5, 6, 10, 11, Timmins area, Abitibi Greenstone Belt, northern Ontario.

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Survey Description

Approximately 102 samples were collected in the Timmins area, northern Ontario.  No sampling year was given.  The data were released as part of a geological compilation of the Abitibi Greenstone Belt in Ontario Geological Survey Miscellaneous Release – Data 155.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Ayer, J.A., Thurston, P.C., Bateman, R., Gibson, H.L., Hamilton, M.A., Hathaway, B., Hocker, S.M., Hudak, G., Lafrance, B., Ispolatov, V., MacDonald, P.J., Péloquin, A.S., Piercey, S.J., Reed, L.E., Thompson, P.H. Izumi, H. (2005). Digital compilation of maps and data from the Greenstone Architecture Project: Discover Abitibi Initiative. Ontario Geological Survey, Miscellaneous Release – Data 155 (MRD-155). (more)
2 Hillary, E.M.; Grunsky, E.C.; Adcock, S.W. (2008). Compilation of lithogeochemistry – Abitibi greenstone belt – Ontario portion. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 5510, 1 CD-ROM. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 2007-2010 Abitibi lithogeochemistry project, 2007-2010 (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
48.3632° 48.61° -81.5633° -80.5°

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

  • Covers parts of NTS 42A/5 (Dana Lake), 42A/6 (Timmins) and 42A/11 (Pamour), the Timmins area, northern Ontario.  The towns of Timmins and South Porcupine are located in the northern part of the study area.

  • Covers parts of NTS 42A/10 (Porquis Junction), the Timmins-Matheson area, northern Ontario.  It is located 60 km northeast of Timmins and 8 km northwest of Matheson.


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