Phase One Drilling is Complete at the Soledad Copper Project | Chakana Copper Corp
Phase one drilling is now complete at Chakanas’ Soledad copper project in Peru
Chakana Copper Corp. is a Canadian based minerals exploration company. And through its wholly owned Peruvian subsidiary, Chakana Resources S.A.C., is currently advancing the Soledad Copper project near Aija.Located in Ancash, a highly prolific area in the Cordillera Negra mountain range of Peru, the region has a long history of exploration and mining.The Soledad Project is located in the Ancash province of central Peru, approximately 260 km north-northwest of Lima and 35 km south of Barrick’s Pierina mine (Fig. 1). The project is part of the Ticapampa-Aija Mining District in the Cordillera Negra.Previous exploration identified numerous high grade quartz-tourmaline-sulfide breccia pipes at surface.Although the mineralization hosted in the breccia pipes is impressive in terms of grade and vertical extent, previous explorers focused on a blind mineralized target inferred to be the source of the breccia mineralization.However, now, Chakana focus is on testing the breccia pipes to determine if they host economic mineralization.For more information on Chakana Copper Corp. (PERU:TSX.V) please fill out the form below.