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Soil sampling survey, NTS 24B/4, Lac Dunphy area, Nord-du-Québec region, Quebec, 1983.

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Survey Description

During the summer of 1983, a soil sampling survey was conducted in the Lac Dunphy area, Quebec.  The area covers 4.7 km2.  A total of 1079 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.004 km2. Samples were analyzed for Cu, Pb, Zn, Ni, Co, Mn, Ag, Fe, Bi, Mo, Sn (atomic absorption), U (fluorimetry) and loss on ignition.

The data are published in Open File MB 85-71, Department of Energy and Resources, 1986.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Otis, M. (1986). Géochimie des sols, région du Lac Dunphy, Québec. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources, Manuscrit brut MB 85-71. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1980-1987 Soil, lake sediment and stream sediment sampling surveys, Nord-du-Québec region, 1980-1987. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
56.03° 56.08° -67.8° -67.68°

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

  • Covers NTS 24B/4 (Lac Dunphy).  The Lac Dunphy area is located in the Nord-du-Québec region.  It is bounded by latitudes 56°02' and 56°05' and longitudes 67°41' and 67°48'.


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