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By Shane Lasley
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Copper-rich Tempest on the Storm horizon

38% copper and 31% zinc samples collected at distant prospect North of 60 Mining News - November 28, 2023


Last updated 11/30/2023 at 1:46pm

An intensely oxidized and zinc-rich rock collected from the Tempest target.

American West Metals Ltd.

Zinc- and lead-rich gossan in outcrop collected from the Tempest prospect on the Storm Copper project in Nunavut.

American West Metals Ltd. Nov. 27 reported that surface samples with as much as 38.2% copper and 30.8% zinc have been collected from Tempest, a prospect about 40 kilometers (25 miles) south of the high-grade Storm Copper targets drilled this year on a 219,257-hectare (541,796 acres) property being explored by the company on Nunavut's Somerset Island.

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