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NTS 92E - Nootka Sound / RGS 21 / GSC OF 2038 / GBC R2011-4
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The Nootka Sound (NTS 92E) reconnaissance-scale stream sediment and water survey was completed in 1988 and the resulting field and analytical data were released in 1989. A total of 407 moss-mat sediment and 398 water samples were collected from 385 sample sites.
Geoscience BC Report 2011-4 contains results of the 2010 Vancouver Island Reanalysis project plus previously published data for gold, fluorine and loss on ignition in stream sediments and fluoride, uranium and pH in stream waters. This information has been provided in a variety of digital formats. PDF files include survey descriptions and details regarding methods, field and analytical data listings, summary statistics, sample location map, geology map and maps for individual metals. Raw digital data of original field and analytical information plus new reanalysis results are included in Excel (XLS) format.
Click Here To Download 92E RGS Data( 37 KB zip file )
The 1988 stream sediment and water survey was conducted by the British Columbia Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources (MEMPR). Funding was supplied in part by the Canada-British Columbia Mineral Development Agreement (1985 - 1990).
Program activities were managed by P.F. Matysek, J.L. Gravel and W. Jackaman. Contracts were let to the following companies for sample collection, preparation and analysis.