Survey Metadata




Soil sampling survey, NTS 32D/9, reserved land #3, Villemontel township, Abitibi, 1979.

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Survey Description

In 1979, a soil sampling survey was conducted on reserved land #3, Villemontel township, Quebec.  The area covers 11 km2.  A total of 987 samples were collected at an average density of 1 sample per 0.07 km2.

Samples were analyzed for Ag, As, Co, Cu, Fe, Hg, Mn, Mo, Ni, Pb, Sn, U and Zn.

The data are published in Open File GM 39659, Department of Energy and Resources, 1981.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Nadeau, J. (1981). Rapport synthèse du terrain réservé no. 3, Villemontel et des terrains réservés no. 6 et no. 7, Manneville. Ministère de l'Énergie et des Ressources du Québec, Dossier d’exploration minière GM 39659. (more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1979-1984 Project MER-Géomines Ltée, northwestern Quebec, 1979-1984. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
48.583° 48.62° -78.35° -78.33°

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

  • Covers NTS 32D/9 (Amos).  The Villemontel area is located in the Abitibi region.  It is situated 20 km west of the city of Amos, in Trécesson county.  The land #3 included lots 12-26, rg. II and lots 12-22, rg. III, Villemontel township.  It is bounded by latitudes 48°35'17" and 48°37' and longitudes 78°20' and 78°21'.


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