The program is Tectonic’s inaugural diamond drilling campaign and will consist of approximately 3,000 meters in two phases.
“It feels great to have the drills turning again at Johnson,” says President and CEO Darwin Green. “During the off-season, our geological team developed and refined a large number of high-quality drill targets that we are eager to pursue.”
President Joe Biden’s ambitious goal to reduce America’s dependency on fossil fuels sets the stage for a dramatic increase in demand for the mineral resources necessary for green technology—especially copper.
The 2021 season will focus on further testing orebody continuity and structural controls of mineralization and potentially geotechnical data collection and analysis.
HyLab’s airborne cameras and ground spectrometers can provide an exceptionally detailed map of an area’s geologic makeup; mining exploration experts can then look at the mineral composition of a surface and deduce what might lie beneath.
The land access agreement allows AIDEA and its contractors controlled access to land owned and managed by Doyon along the proposed route to the Ambler Mining District.