Aurcana Corporation (TSXV:AUN, OTCQX:AUNFF) announced the results of the 2012 surface mapping program at the La Negra Mine.
As quoted in the press release:
- Zona Aurifera I, returned strong assay values including:
- 15.3 gm/t Au and 261 gm/t Ag;
- 12 gm/t Au and 105 gm/t Ag;
- 10.0 gm/t Au and 381 gm/t Ag
Aurcana’s President and CEO, Lenic Rodriguez, said:
We are very pleased to report today significant exploration results and new discoveries at La Negra. The presence of gold associated with strong silver, zinc and lead values in new areas tested is very encouraging. While historically gold production has not been a major source of revenue at La Negra, and the potential economic significance of these results is not known, these results are of strong interest to us.