Survey Metadata

Till, Bedrock, Indicator minerals



Rock and soil sampling survey, Paco claim group, Somerset Island, 58C/8, Nunavut, Robert Potter, 1993.

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Survey Description

The purpose of this rock sampling survey was to delineate anomalies identified by geophysical surveys.  A total of 8 rock samples, and an unknown total of soil samples, were collected and sent to Orex Labs in Burnaby, British Columbia.

The property is located approximately 160 km southeast of Resolute Bay, Nunavut. The survey was conducted by Robert Potter on behalf of Cyclone Capital Corporation in the summer of 1993.

The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 083270.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Potter, R., (1993). Assessment report on the Paco claim group, Somerset Island, Canadian Arctic Archipelago, for Cyclone Capital Corporation, Nunavut Assessment Report 083270. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
73.12° 73.16° -92.67° -92.59°

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

  • Covers part of NTS 58C/08, the PACO claim group, on Somerset Island, Nunavut.  It is located approximately 160 km southeast of Resolute Bay.


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