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Fireweed Zinc Starts Drilling Operations at Macmillan Pass in Yukon in Canada

Mining News - Published on Tue, 08 Sep 2020

Image Source: Fireweed Zinc Macmillan Pass Zinc Lead-Silver Project
Fireweed Zinc Ltd has reported the commencement of drilling at its wholly-owned Macmillan Pass Zinc-Lead-Silver Project covering 544 km2 and located in Yukon, Canada. Fireweed Zinc Ltd CEO Brandon Macdonald said “Two drills are now turning. The prime target this season is Boundary Zone where last year we drilled very impressive intersections including 100 metres of 7.94% zinc from surface including 6.4 metres of 42.88% zinc, the best holes ever drilled in the zone.”

Two core drills have started drilling at the Boundary Zone

This season, the majority of the drilling will be performed at Boundary Zone, further testing the extensive and high-grade mineralization intersected in 2019
Drilling on new discovery targets have also been planned, such as the 240 Mile Target

Geochemical sampling, geological mapping, geophysical gravity surveying, prospecting are all in progress

An aerial VTEM-Magnetic geophysical survey over the western Fertile Corridor, which includes the Boundary Zone area, has been planned to begin soon
Fieldwork and drilling programs are being further widened with financial support from the recently declared funding

This drill program is in addition to the ongoing fieldwork on the property from July 2020, which includes geological, geochemical, and geophysical work

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Posted By : Yogender Pancholi on Tue, 08 Sep 2020
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