The CSSZP consists of over 250 square kilometres (sq km) of ground in the prolific Mt. Isa Basin in north-west Queensland – where six large scale silver-zinc-lead operations and several world class copper deposits with established mining infrastructure are to be found.
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Walcott hired consultants Xplore Resources, of North Lakes, Queensland, to conduct the field program, where the priority will be outcrop examination of various siltstone, faults and quartzite occurrences, as well as outcrop examination at north end of tenure owing to zinc and copper prospects located along strike to the north.
Walcott said the mineralization is considered to be polymetallic in nature and often includes zinc (Zn), lead (Pb), silver (Ag) and copper (Cu).
The program at CSSZP follows directly on the heels of the Phase 1 exploration work recently completed at Walcott’s Tyr project in northern New South Wales.
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Published at Thu, 17 Dec 2020 19:23:00 +0000-Walcott Resources announces start of field work at Century South silver zinc project in Queensland