26 billion years ago which is thought to have created geological features found in a South African region known as the Barberton greenstone belt
The newly staked area covers an approximate 26 km x 6 km W-E trend of the Savant Lake Greenstone belt
, which forms the northern limb of the prolific Sturgeon Lake greenstone belt
, host to past producers of base and precious metals deposits.
Mineral exploration in the area is focused on a handful of commodities, including rare earth oxides (REOs) in Elliot Lake, copper and gold in the Batchawana Greenstone Belt
, and gold and diamonds in the Michipicoten Greenstone Belt
, Pace said.
San Gold is a new Canadian gold producer operating two gold mines and developing others within the Rice Lake Greenstone Belt
surrounding Bissett, Manitoba.
Gold and base-metal exploration actually began in 1992, following the discovery of the Vizien greenstone belt
(Percival and Card 1992), and was further stimulated by the mapping of the Kogaluc, Qalluviartuuq-Payne, Duquet, Akuaraaluk (Percival et al.
VANCOUVER, June 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The Company is pleased to announce that drilling has commenced on its 120 square kilometers Shinyanga Property in the southeastern portion of the Lake Victoria Greenstone Belt
5-billion-year-old geologic formation in South Africa called the Barberton Greenstone Belt
The anomalies, disclosed by a regional stream sediment geochemical survey, occur within a volcanic-sedimentary greenstone belt
forming part of the gold-rich Guiana shield.
This Vancouver-based junior holds claim to several option properties in Northern Ontario, three of which are in the Detour Lake area within the Abitibi Greenstone Belt
, approximately 160 kilometres northeast of Timmins.
The presentation is divided into sections based on the genetic origin of PGE deposits: a) layered intrusions; b) flood basalt; c) komatiitic magmatism; d) greenstone belt
magmatism; e) alkalic magmatism; f) orogenic magmatism and g) impact-related magmatism.
ME: LEX) is pleased to announce the sale of its 40% interest in its mineral leases located in the Hope Bay Greenstone Belt
of Nunavut to Cambiex Explorations Inc.
All of the known gold prospects in the country fall along a north trending greenstone belt
of meta-volcanic and meta-sedimentary rocks, crosscut by northeast and northwest trending structures.