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By Rose Ragsdale
For Mining News 

Junior could hit big jackpot at Casino

Exploration gamble may boost prospectivity of Yukon project North of 60 Mining News – June 26, 2020

 

Last updated 9/26/2020 at 2:52pm

Casino porphyry copper gold mine project Yukon Territory Canada

Western Copper and Gold Corp.

The Casino deposit hosts 1.12 million metric tons of proven and probable reserves that contain 8.9 million oz gold and 4.5 billion lb copper; plus 1.7 billion metric tons of inferred resource with 9.4 million oz gold and 5.4 billion lb copper.

Like working a giant jigsaw puzzle, Western Copper and Gold Corp. has gradually pieced together components of the Casino Mine project in Yukon Territory, hoping to usher the project into production within the next few years.

For 14 years, the industrious junior has chased the dream of producing copper, gold, molybdenum, and silver from the Casino deposit, known as one of the most prospective mi...



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