Tasca Resources Ltd. (TAC: TSX-V) is a Canadian-based mineral exploration company focused on the acquisition, exploration and development of mineral properties. Our objective is to build shareholder value through exploration and potential development or acquisition of existing projects with significant up-side
VANCOUVER, BC / ACCESSWIRE / November 282018 / Tasca Resources Ltd. (“Tasca”, “TAC” or the “Company”) (TSX Venture: TAC) (Frankfurt: 3TA) is pleased to report it’s 2018 diamond drilling campaign has commenced at the Poplar copper property, southwest of Houston, British Columbia. Drilling will initially concentrate on verifying the historic estimate and expanding the limits of the known mineralization along strike and at depth as detailed in the Company’s February 20, 2018 News Release:
- Deep IP targets that appear to suggest extension of the known Poplar deposit both to depth and laterally;
- Several airborne EM anomalies displaying signatures similar to known BC porphyry deposits;
- Several property wide historic zones requiring follow up exploration with modern methods.
”We have received our drilling permit after having had to wait out the Nadina Lake forest fire and are delighted to finally get the 2018 drilling program initiated,” stated Tasca CEO Clive Massey. ”Poplar is an advanced stage property with significant exploration upside potential,” continued Mr. Massey. ”Once we analyze results from this first phase of drilling, we plan to aggressively pursue expansion of the copper deposit to increase both the size and the quality of the Poplar copper mineralization.”
Lions Gate Metals (LGM) the prior property owner, commissioned a 2009 deep Induced Polarization (IP) survey in the immediate area of the Poplar deposit to test for depth extension to the main deposit and test for peripheral or additional mineralization in the area of the deposit. Several of these targets remain to be tested.
LGM completed property wide […]
R.Tim Henneberry, P.Geo. (BC), a member of Tasca’s Advisory Board, is the Qualified Person who has reviewed and approved the technical content on this website.