Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 22D/14 west, Lac Tchitogama area, Quebec, 1964.

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Survey Description

In 1964, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Tchitogama area, Lac-St-Jean, Jonquière-Kénogami and Chicoutimi counties, Quebec.  The area covers 500 km2.  A total of 81 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 6.2 km2 and analysed for Cu, Zn, Pb, Mo and Ni.

The data are published in preliminary report RP-533, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1965.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Philpotts, A.R. (1965). Geology of Tchitogama Lake, Lac-St-Jean, Chicoutimi and Jonquière-Kénogami counties, Quebec. Department of Natural Resources, Preliminary Report PR-533. (more)
2 Philpotts, A.R. (1965). Géologie de la région du Lac Tchitogama, comtés de Lac-St-Jean, Chicoutimi et Jonquière-Kénogami. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-533. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1970 Stream sediment, heavy mineral sampling surveys, Saguenay-Lac-St-Jean area, Quebec, 1964-1970. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
48.75° 49° -71.5° -71.25°

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

  • Covers NTS 22D/14 (Lac Vermont) west.  The Lac Tchitogama area includes the townships of Maltais and Jogues in Lac St.  Jean county and of Rouleau, Alneau, Labrecque and Bégin townships in Chicoutimi county.  Notre-Dame du Rosaire, the only village in the area, is approximately 50 miles northwest of Chicoutimi and 35 miles northeast of Alma.


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