Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 22M/3-6, 11-14, River Savane area, Roberval and Chicoutimi counties, Quebec, 1965.

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Survey Description

In 1965, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the River Savane region, Quebec.  The area covers 10000 km 2.  A total of 271 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 50.8 km 2 and analysed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Mo and U.

The data are published in geological report RG-146, Department of Natural Resources, 1971.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Chown, E.H. (1971). Geochemistry of stream sediments, Savane River area, Quebec. Department of Natural Resources, geological report RG-146. ( more)
2 Chown, E.H. (1971). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau, région de la Rivière Savane, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, rapport géologique RG-146. ( 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
51° 52° -71.92° -71°

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

  • Covers NTS 22M/3 (Lac Allenou), /4 (Lac Palairet), /5 (Lac des Deux Milles), /6 (Lac Natipi), /11 (Lac Courtois), /12 (Lac l'Epinay), /13 (Lac Indicateur), /14 (Rivière Epervanche) The Rivière Savane area is bounded by latitudes 51o and 52o and longitudes 71o and 71o55'. Two thirds of the area is in Mistassini territory, but the eastern portion includes the northern parts of Roberval and Chicoutimi counties.


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