Survey Metadata

NGR lake



NGR lake sediment and water; NTS 63H, 63I, 63P, northern Manitoba, 1987

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Extended Metadata

Survey Description

Helicopter-supported sample collection was carried out in central Manitoba during the summer of 1987.  Lake sediment and water samples were collected at an average density of one sample per 13 km 2 throughout the 21,600 km 2 survey area.  Sample site duplicate samples were routinely collected in each analytical block of twenty samples.  The data are published in Geological Survey of Canada Open File 1641.

This survey was carried out using National Geochemical Reconnaissance (NGR) protocols.

Publication History

Index Publication
1 Friske, P.W.B., Schmitt, R. (1987). Geochemical surveys (program C.4.1.1). In Manitoba Energy and Mines, Minerals Division, Report of Field Activities 1987, p. 173. ( more)
2 Hornbrook, E.H.W., Friske, P.W.B. (1988). Regional lake sediment and water geochemical data, central Manitoba. Geological Survey of Canada, Open File 1641. ( more)

Project History

Index Year Project
1 1987-1988 Northern Manitoba NGR lake sediment and water survey, 1987 ( more)

Downloadable Files

Index Description Size (bytes)
Diskette to accompany GSC Open File 1641 ( FileID=157 download )
This ZIP file contains a copy of the data diskette originally released with GSC Open File 1641.
Introductory text for GSC Open File 1641 ( FileID=530 download )
This PDF file contains the introductory text for GSC Open File 1641.  It was scanned from the original document.  The data are not included in this file.

Geographic Extent

Minimum Latitude Maximum Latitude Minimum Longitude Maximum Longitude
53.5° 55.51° -98° -96°

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

  • Covers all of NTS 63I, the southeast corner of 63P and the northeast corner of 63H in northern Manitoba.  It is bounded to the south by latitude 53.5°, to the north by latitude 55.5°, to the west by longitude 98° and to the east by longitude 96°.


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