AURORA GEOSCIENCES - mining exploration

By: Aurora Geosciences  09-12-2011
Keywords: Gold Deposits

Aurora Geosciences provides professional geophysical, geological and exploration support services to mineral exploration companies exploring in the North.

AGL expertise: 
the application of geophysical methods to the exploration of kimberlites, volcanogenic and SEDEX massive sulphides, intrusive and iron formation hosted gold deposits, and northern placer deposits

.  Services include geological mapping & prospecting, drilling and trenching programs, report preparation, and new project generation.

AGL expertise:
  an unsurpassed depth and range of experience in northern mineral exploration. Some significant contributions include:

  • Volcanogenic massive sulphide discoveries at Sunrise Lake and High Lake, NWT
  • Definition of structurally hosted gold deposits at Tundra and Fishook Lake, NWT
  • Kimberlite discoveries at Snap Lake and Parry Peninsula.

. We provide claim staking, line cutting, exploration camp construction and operation, and logistical support for mineral exploration projects. 

AGL expertise:
Extensive northern experience including:

  • Construction and operation of arctic camps including over 20 years experience working in the Barren Lands
  • Large (1M+ acre) staking projects in NWT / Nunavut
  • Pad building in steep, heavily forested terrain (SE Alaska / Northern B.C.)

Keywords: Gold Deposits

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