Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 32F/2, Verneuil area, Abitibi, Quebec, 1969.

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Survey Description

In 1969, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in the Verneuil region, Quebec.  The area covers 70 km2.  A total of 283 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.2 km2 and analysed for:


Element Dissolution Technique
Cu, Pb, Zn


visual colorimetry
Ni, Co pyrosulfate fusion, HCl visual colorimetry
Mn aqua-regia atomic absorption (AAS)


visual colorimetry
Ag, Au, Mo, Sb, Sn, W non-specified non-specified


The data are published in Open File DP-379, Department of Natural Resources, 1976.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Lahusen, L. (1976). Géochimie de sédiments de ruisseau, région de Verneuil, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DP-379. (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
49.005° 49.079° -76.759° -76.653°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 32F/2 (Lac Quévillon). The Verneuil area is located approximately 15km east of Lebel-sur-Quévillon and 210 km northeast of Val d'Or, in the Abitibi region. It is bounded by latitudes 49o and 49o05' and longitudes 76o39' and 76o46'.


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