MERN - Québec Mines - Nouvelles brèves

May 2002

The hot spots for diamond exploration in Québec

James Moorhead and Marc Beaumier
Géologie Québec

Although we are currently witnessing an unprecedented rush for diamonds, diamond-related exploration is far from being just the latest fad.

In Québec, diamond exploration is mainly focussed in three regions:

Other active areas include:

Registered claims with location of main diamond exploration areas
(PDF format, 142 kb)

Kimberlite fields in Québec (PDF format, 373 kb)

To date, five kimberlite fields have been identified in Québec. These are:


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