Survey Metadata

Till, Stream sediment, Esker, Indicator minerals



Till sampling survey, Pitz Lake area, NTS 65P/16, 66A/1, 55M/13, Nunavut, Cumberland Resources Ltd., 1993.

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Survey Description

A helicopter assisted field program, conducted by Cumberland Resources Ltd. as part of a joint venture with Gerle Gold Corp. and Major General Resources Ltd., was carried out in early June 1993 on the Pitz Lake property located approximately 200 km west of Rankin Inlet.

A total of 44 till samples were collected and sent to Techdel laboratories in Thunder Bay, ON.

The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 083559.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Gochnauer, K. (1993). Report on diamond exploration, Pitz Lake area, Cumberland Resources Ltd., Gerle Gold Corp., Major General Resources Ltd. Nunavut Assessment Report 083559. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
63.57° 64.17° -96.33° -95.83°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 65P/16 (Aumaluuktuuk Lake), 55M/13, 66A/1 (Sagliq Island), the Pitz Lake property, in northeast Nunavut.  It is located approximately 200 km west of Rankin Inlet.


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