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IRON ORE RESOURCE: Roche Bay home of half billion tonnes

NUNAVUT - Advanced Explorations of Toronto says the latest 43-101 report on its Roche Bay iron project on the east coast of the Melville Peninsula includes over half a billion tonnes of mineralized material. The indicated portion is 501 million...



NUNAVUT – Advanced Explorations of Toronto says the latest 43-101 report on its Roche Bay iron project on the east coast of the Melville Peninsula includes over half a billion tonnes of mineralized material. The indicated portion is 501 million tonnes averaging 26.35% Fe at a 20% Fe cut-off grade. The indicated total is 55% more than the previous resource estimate released in April 2011.

Moreover, there are another 66 million tonnes averaging 26.37% Fe in the inferred category.

Advanced Explorations prepared the 43-101 report as part of the feasibility study being done for the Roche Bay project. The feasibility study is due in early 2012.

More information is posted at Advanced-Exploration.com.