VANCOUVER, Nov. 8, 2022 - Targa Exploration Corp.
(CSE: TEX) (the "Company") is pleased to announce that field work related to the phase 1 program at its Shanghai Project located in the western part of the Selwyn basin in the Yukon Territory (the "Shanghai Project") has been completed.
Figure 1: Overview map showing soil and VLF surveys completed. (CNW Group/Targa Exploration Corp.)
The phase 1 program followed on from soil sampling programs (2004 to 2021) that indicated anomalous silver, lead and zinc in soils over areas of known polymetallic silver-lead-zinc veins and the indication of anomalous gold in soil values associated with Tombstone Suite intrusions along the trace of the Robert Service Thrust fault.
The field work completed by the Company at the Shanghai Project included:
- Collection of 1,297 soil samples
- Completion of 19-line kilometer magnetometer and very low frequency electromagnetic (VLF) geophysical survey along 28 survey lines tacking 1978 readings at 10m station spacing.
The Company expects to announce the results of the lab analysis related to the soil samples collected and the survey in due course.
In accordance with National Instrument 43-101, Lorne Warner, P.Geo, VP Exploration , is the Qualified Person for the Company and has reviewed and approved the technical and scientific content of this news release.
About Targa Exploration Corp.
Targa Exploration Corp. is a Canadian mineral exploration company headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, currently focused on exploring the Shanghai project in the Yukon Territory. The 2,640-hectare project is located along the Robert Service Thrust fault in the western part of the prolific Selwyn basin.
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The information contained herein contains "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of applicable securities legislation. "Forward-looking information" includes, but is not limited to, statements with respect to the activities, events or developments that the Company expects or anticipates will or may occur in the future. Generally, but not always, forward-looking information and statements can be identified by the use of words such as "plans", "expects", "is expected", "budget", "scheduled", "estimates", "forecasts", "intends", "anticipates", or "believes" or the negative connotation thereof or variations of such words and phrases or state that certain actions, events or results "may", "could", "would", "might" or "will be taken", "occur" or "be achieved" or the negative connotation thereof. These forward-looking statement or information may relate to: exploration of the Shanghai Project; and the release of lab results related to samples collected at the Shanghai Project.
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