Survey Metadata

Stream sediment



Stream sediment sampling survey, NTS 32I/4, Lac des Canots region, Sullivan township, Nord-du-Québec, Quebec, 1969.

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Survey Description

In 1969, a stream sediment sampling survey was conducted in Lac des Canots region, Quebec.  The area covers 70 km2.  A total of 205 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.3 km2 and analysed for:


Element Dissolution Technique
Cu, Pb, Zn


visual colorimetry


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


The data are published in Open File DP-388, Department of Natural Resources, 1976.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Division de la géochimie (1976). Géochimie des sédiments de ruisseau, région du lac des Canots, Québec. Ministère des Richesses naturelles, Dossier public DP-388. (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
50.17° 50.237° -73.908° -73.784°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 32I/4 (Lac des Canots). The Lac des Canots region is located in Sullivan township. It is bounded by latitudes 50°10' and 50°14'40" and longitudes 73°47'24" and 73°54'48".


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