Seabridge Gold, owner of world’s largest gold project in northern B.C., discovers another large, untested target

Toronto-based Seabridge Gold (TSX:SEA)(NYSE:SA), the 100% owner of the massive KSM project in northern British Columbia—considered the world’s largest undeveloped gold-copper project by reserves—has just identified a large, untested target at another of its ventures in B.C.

The company said October 26 that exploration at its 100%-owned Iskut project, which shares geological similarities with KSM, has achieved its primary objective: identifying a prospective new porphyry copper-gold system.

The untested target, known as Quartz Rise, has all the hallmarks of a porphyry lithocap, a geological feature found at the top of major porphyry systems throughout the world, the company said.

The Toronto-based miner noted it expected to begin drill testing next year, adding that the samples it has already taken in the area contain visible gold.

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