Durango Begins Drilling at Discovery Property, Quebec
Vancouver, BC / TheNewswire / June 21, 2022 – Durango Resources Inc. (TSX.V-DGO) (Frankfurt-86A1) (OTCQB -ATOXF), (the “Company” or “Durango”) announces that further to the news of June 13, 2022, the Company has begun drilling on its wholly owned Discovery Property (the “Property”) in Québec. The Property is in the highly prospective James Bay Territory, 100km north of Chibougamau, Québec in the Frotet-Evans greenstone belt.
An announced previously, Durango has planned a 1,500m exploration drill campaign where nearby recent rock, channel and backpack drill sampling at surface have returned gold anomalies of:
- 46.64 g/t Au in chosen rock sample as per October 7, 2021, news release;
- 9.25 g/t Au over 1m in channel sampling as per January 17, 2022, news release; and
- 1 g/t Au over 2m in backpack drilling as per April 20, 2022, news release.
Marcy Kiesman, CEO of Durango stated, “We have been waiting to drill test this area of the Discovery Property for some time since the surface outcrops appeared to be very intriguing. We have a small crew conducting some mapping in the area while the drilling is being conducted to help gain a better understanding of the underlying geology in the immediate area.”
Further updates will be announced on the Discovery Property and the program as they become available.
Melanie Mackay P.Geo, is the qualified person for Durango Resources Inc. and approves the technical content in this news release.
The Discovery Property is located on strike to the southwest of the past producing Troilus gold mine and neighbours Troilus Gold Corp. (TSX-TLG). The Discovery Property is over 6,500ha in size and covers an important geological northeast to southwest regional structure. The Discovery Property has great road access and is accessible year-round via the Route du Nord.
Durango is a natural resources company engaged in the acquisition and exploration of mineral properties. The Company is positioned for discovery with a 100% interest in a strategically located group of properties in the Troilus gold camp and in the Windfall Lake gold camp in the Abitibi region of Québec, Canada.
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