Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 33F/7 north and 33F/10 south, Lac Sakami region, Nouveau Quebec Territory, Quebec.

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Survey Description

A stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Sakami area, Quebec.  The area covers 1000 km2.  A total of 179 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 5.6 km2 and analysed:


Element Dissolution Technique
Cu, Pb, Zn


visual colorimetry
Ni HCl visual colorimetry


visual colorimetry


The data are published in Open File DP-288, Department of Natural Resources, Quebec.  No date for the sampling is mentionned.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Mills, P.J. (1966). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau de la région du lac Sakami, Territoire du Nouveau Québec, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DP-288. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1964-1970 Soil and stream sediment sampling survey, Nord-du-Québec region, 1964-1970. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
53.33° 53.58° -77° -76.5°

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

  • Covers NTS 33F/7 (Lac Sakami) north and 33F/10 (Passe Awapakamich) south.  The Lac Sakami area includes parts of the area covered by the Passe Awapakamich sheet and Lac Sakami sheet.  It is bounded by latitudes 53o20' and 53o35' and by longitudes 76o30' and 77o.


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