Survey Metadata

Till, Indicator minerals



Till sampling survey, Hunter East Claims, Kikerk Lake area, Nunavut, NTS 86/P2, 7, Caledonia Mining Corporation, 1996.

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Survey Description

In the summer field seasons of 1996 and 1997, Caledonia Mining Corporation collected a total of 99 and 118 till samples, respectively on the East Hunter Claims block, just east of Kikerk Lake in SW Nunavut.  The claims are situated some 60 km ESE of Kugluktuk and are bounded by the borders of NTS map sheets 86/P 2 and 7.

This diamond exploration program was designed to follow up diamond exploration initiatives conducted on the claims prior to 1995.  Results from the data collected during these previous investigations are described in Nunavut Assessment Report 083536.

The data can be found in Nunavut Assessment Report 083949.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Gelo, K.K. (1997). Work assessment report for the geological and geophysical exploration programs conducted on the Cascares, East Hunter and West Hunter Claims Groups, Kikerk Lake Region. Caledonia Mining Corporation. Nunavut Assessment Report 083949. (more)

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
67.13° 67.2° -112.86° -112.69°

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

  • Bounded by the borders of NTS map sheets 86/P 2 and 7 in southwest Nunavut.  The area is located on the east side of Kikerk Lake, about 500 km north of Yellowknife and 60 km ESE of Kugluktuk.


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