Durango Hires Drill Contractor for Discovery Property, Quebec
Vancouver, BC / TheNewswire / June 2, 2022 – Durango Resources Inc. (TSX.V-DGO) (Frankfurt-86A1) (OTCQB -ATOXF), (the “Company” or “Durango”) announces that further to the news of May 26, 2022, the Company has hired Forage Vortex Drilling based in Val d’or, Québec for its exploration drilling program on its wholly owned Discovery Property (the “Property”) in Québec.
The Discovery Property is in the prolific Abitibi greenstone belt near Chibougamau, Québec and is located on strike to the southwest of the past-producing Troilus gold mine and neighbours Troilus Gold Corp. (TSX-TLG). The Property is over 6,500ha in size and covers an important geological northeast to southwest regional structure and boasts great accessibility year-round via the Route du Nord.
Durango has planned a 1,500m exploration drill campaign in the area where recent rock, channel and backpack drill sampling at surface have returned the following gold anomalies:
- 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 are excited to drill test the Discovery Property at depth to determine the extent of the gold mineralization. The results at surface have been very interesting therefore we look forward to working with Forage Vortex Drilling to determine if it continues below surface.”
Additional 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.
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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