Osisko says the new zone shows silica alteration and pyrite with seen gold, just like the Lynx zones at Windfall. D4 has a sub-parallel orientation to the three beforehand outlined D zones.
The invention of Golden Bear was introduced in June 2021. It was confirmed final September with outcomes from the D1 zone. Drilling at the moment additionally recognized the D2 and D3 zones.
The D1 zone was traced 170 metres alongside strike with an east-northeast plunge. The perfect assay got here from 2 metres grading 67.1 g/t gold in gap USKA-US-21-273. Different intercepts have been 2.2 metres at 26.53 g/t gold and a couple of metres at 14.9 g/t in gap OSK-UB-21-272.
“Aside from the D zones, there are additionally quite a lot of outcomes that don’t but correlate to an outlined zone. The workforce is worked up to be engaged on what we hope will turn into a big discovery,” mentioned CEO John Burzynski in a launch.
Earlier this month, Osisko introduced the sources at Windfall comprise 6.8 million oz. of gold in whole. The 4 zones at Windfall are Underdog, Foremost, Triple 8 and Lynx, which accommodates 60% of the gold. Late final yr, Australia’s Northern Star Assets turned at accomplice at Windfall with an funding of C$154 million.
Drilling is constant on the up and down plunge areas of the D4 zone.
(This text first appeared within the Canadian Mining Journal)