The company had been embroiled in a legal fight, led by former company president Darryl Stretch, to resume exploration drilling on a Lake Abitibi
Solid Gold has a wholly-owned interest in a 200-square-kilometre exploration property along the Porcupine gold trend in the Lake Abitibi region, just west of the Ontario-Quebec border.
The company declined an interview request but in a lengthy statement entitled 'Forked Tongue at Lake Abitibi,' Stretch said the province delegated its legal responsibility to consult with First Nations to a third party, his mining company, something the Crown cannot do.
Wally Bidwell, Lake Abitibi
Model Forest's projects and communications co-ordinator, says they tried to get a balance of speakers to generate good dialogue.
On July 9, Queenston Mining announced the start of an eight-hole, 3,000 metre diamond drill program on its 100 per cent-owned Lake Abitibi
gold project located in northeastern Ontario, approximately 80 kilometres north of Kirkland Lake.
As well, Discover A bitibi will conduct four high-resolution magnetometer surveys in the Matheson area, Round Lake, Kirkland Lake and Lake Abitibi
of Toronto has commenced a diamond-drilling program on its Lake Abitibi gold property 80 kilometres north of Kirkland Lake.
Their 13,800-hectare claim, covering a 22.5-kilometre swath of the Lake Abitibi deformation zone, is considered by geologists as a budding new gold camp.
The Sustainable Forests Award went to the Lake Abitibi
Model Forest in Cochrane for the significant impact they have on the way forests are viewed and managed in northeastern Ontario.
A Kirkland Lake provincial geologist believes there is a yet-to-be a discovered gold camp in the Lake Abitibi
area that is strikingly similar to deposits found in Timmins and Kirkland Lake.