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Steady high grades in Eskay Creek waste

Albino waste material averages 4 g/t gold, 163 g/t silver so far North of 60 Mining News – December 10, 2021


Last updated 12/9/2021 at 12:56pm

Eskay Creek gold silver mine Albino Waste Facility drilling Golden Triangle BC

Skeena Resources Ltd.

Tailings and waste material from historic Eskay Creek mining were stored underwater in two facilities on the property.

Skeena Resources Ltd. Dec. 8 reported additional high-grade gold and silver intercepts from further resource evaluation drilling within the Albino Waste Facility at the company's Eskay Creek mine project in the Golden Triangle of Northern British Columbia.

The waste material stored in this facility is from an underground mine operated by Barrick Gold Corp. from 1994 to 2008 that recovered rough...

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