Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 22O/13 west and 23B/4 west, Lac des Silicates area, Saguenay county, Quebec, 1964.

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Survey Description

In 1964, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac des Silicates area, Quebec.  The area covers 400 km2.  A total of 76 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 5.3 km2 and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn and Mo.

The data are published in preliminary report RP-539, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1965.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Clarke, P.J. (1965). Geology of Silicates Lake area, Saguenay county, Québec. Department of Natural Resources, Preliminary Report PR-539. (more)
2 Clarke, P.J. (1965). Géologie de la région du Lac des Silicates, comté de Saguenay, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-539 (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
51.875° 52.08° -68° -67.75°

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

  • Covers NTS 22O/13 (Petit Lac Manicouagan) west and 23B/4 (Lac Nore) west.  The Silicates Lake area is about 15 miles northeast of the town of Gagnon and 10 miles east of Mt.  Reed.  It includes parts of the townships of Laussedat, Tilly, Conan and Hesry.


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