Extra high-grade mineralization was intersected within the footwall hall throughout the identical drill marketing campaign. The very best outcomes included 109.89 g/t over 1.19 metre in UG21-180, 29.31 g/t over 4.17 metres in UG21-181, 85.51 g/t over 3.50 metres in UG21-182, 84.68 g/t over 1.94 metres in UG21-184, and 164.50 g/t over 1.00 metres in UG21-189.
Skeena acquired the past-producing Snip mine from Barrick Gold (TSX: ABX; NYSE: GOLD) in 2017. Between 1991 and 1999 the mine produced about 1,000,000 ounces of gold from a median ore grade of 27.5 g/t gold.
The 43-101 mineral useful resource launched in July 2020 contains 539,000 indicated tonnes grading 14.0 g/t gold (244,000 contained oz) and 942,000 inferred tonnes graving 13.3 g/t gold (402,000 contained oz).
(This text first appeared within the Canadian Mining Journal)