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By Shane Lasley
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Encouraging Eskay Creek results continue

As 2019 drill results roll in, Skeena readies rigs for 2020

 

Last updated 2/21/2020 at 4:03am

Skeena Resources gold silver exploration drilling Eskay Creek British Columbia

Skeena Resources Ltd.

Skeena Resources completed roughly 15,000 meters of drilling during its 2019 phase-1 drill program at Eskay Creek, which got underway in the fall and continued into the winter.

Skeena Resources Ltd. Feb. 11 announced strong gold and silver grades tapped during infill drilling in the 21A and 21E zones toward the southern end of the open pit resource at the Eskay Creek mine project in British Columbia's Golden Triangle.

Over a 14-year span ending in 2008, an underground mine operated by Barrick Gold Corp. produced roughly 3.3 million ounces of gold and 160 million oz o...



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