White Gold (TSXV: WGO; US-OTC: WHGOF) has discovered near-surface gold mineralization on its Betty gold project, in Yukon’s White Gold district, after drilling a series of shallow, rotary air blast holes on the property during its summer 2018 exploration campaign. White Gold drilled more than 1,800 metres across 28 holes on six target areas at Betty in 2018. It also collected 916 soil samples, surveyed 103 sq. km with LiDAR, and mapped and prospected.
“In terms of a phase one reconnaissance approach it was successful,” White Gold CEO David D’Onofrio says in an interview with The Northern Miner.
He continues, “Once we find something prospective we bring in either an RC drill or a diamond drill.”
Continue reading at The Northern Miner.