ALASKA - Vancouver's NOVAGOLD RESOURCES has boosted resource numbers at its several properties. The new estimate includes 20.6 million oz of gold (up14%), 8.5 billion lb of copper (up 25%) and 117.1 million oz of silver (up 55%) in the measured and indicated categories.
The company has a 70% interest in the Donlin Creek project. Measured and indicated resources there are 215.3 million tonnes grading 2.33 g/t Au. The inferred resource is 227.6 million tonnes grading 2.27 g/t Au.
NovaGold also has interests in the Galore Creek copper-gold project (100%), Copper Canyon copper-gold property, the Nome gold operations (100%) and the Ambler silver property (51%). More information is available at www.NovaGold.net.