geology labrador trough
Geology, Deposit Type and Mineralization The Property is situated in the Churchill Province, of the Labrador Trough "Trough" adjacent to Archean basement gneiss. The Trough, otherwise known as the Labrador Québec Fold Belt, extends for more than 1,000 km along the eastern margin of the Superior Craton from Ungava Bay to Lake Pletipi, Québec.
The Labrador Trough or the New Quebec Orogen is a 1,600 km 994 mi long and 160 km 99 mi wide geologic belt in Canada, extending south southeast from Ungava Bay through Quebec and Labrador.. The trough is a linear belt of sedimentary and volcanic rocks which developed in an Early Proterozoic rift basin.To the west is the Archean Superior Craton.To the east are the