Athabasca Nuclear Corporation (TSXV:ASC) updated investors on the exploration activities of the Western Athabasca Syndicate ( comprised of : Athabasca Nuclear, Skyharbour Resources Ltd. (TSXV: SYH), Noka Resources Inc. (TSXV: NX) and Lucky Strike Resources Ltd. (TSXV: LKY) at the syndicate’s Preston Lake Project.
According to the press release:
The current, ongoing phase of exploration will include boulder prospecting using scintillometers, radon and silt sampling using both helicopter and boat support, geochemical and radon soil sampling, geological mapping and prospecting, and biogeochemical sampling. The Syndicate will employ a systematic, proven and cost-efficient exploration methodology that has led to numerous uranium discoveries in the region and throughout the Athabasca Basin, including using Pylon AB5 Series Portable Radiation Monitors which provide accurate real time analysis of radon levels in both water and soil. Fieldwork is being carried out by Terralogic Exploration Services under the direction of Jarrod Brown, M.Sc., P.Geo.