Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 32J/11, Lac Assinica area, Abitibi Territory, Quebec, 1964.

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Survey Description

In 1964, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Assinica area, Quebec.  The area covers 1000 km2.  A total of 91 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 11 km2 and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn and Mo.

The data are published in preliminary report RP-550, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec, 1966.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Gillet, L.B. (1966). Geology of Lake Assinica area, Abitibi Territoiry, Québec. Department of Natural Resources, Preliminary Report PR-550. (more)
2 Gillet, L.B. (1966). Géologie de la région du Lac Assinica, Territoire d'Abitibi, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Rapport préliminaire RP-550. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1969 Stream sediment sampling surveys, Abitibi area, Quebec, 1964-1969. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
50.5° 50.75° -75.5° -75°

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

  • Covers NTS 32J/11 (Ferme-Neuve).  The Lac Assinica area is bounded by latitudes 50o30' and 50o45' and by longitudes 75oand 75o30'.  Lac Assinica itself straddles the southern boundary of the area and is approximately 55 miles northwest of Chibougamau.


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