Explor Resources is a junior gold and base metals exploration company with mineral holdings in Ontario, Quebec and Saskatchewan. The company is currently focused on exploration in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt of Ontario and Quebec. Explor's total land position to date in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt is approximately 9,500 hectares, while land holdings in Saskatchewan total approximately 1,991 hectares.
THE ABITIBI GREENSTONE BELT (AGB)
The Abitibi Greenstone Belt is unique amongst the greenstone belts of the Canadian Shield in that it has a high ratio of supracrustal to intrusive rocks. It has a generally low metamorphic grade and is known to have a diverse spectrum of richly mineralized deposits. The belt is found in both provinces of Ontario and Quebec with approximately 33% in Ontario and 67% in Quebec. The Belt has produced in excess of 180,000,000 ounces of gold and more than 450,000,000 tons of Cu-Zn ore to date. Explor's combined land position in the AGB is 21,800 hectares.
AGB Properties 100%-owned by Explor Resources:
- Kidd Township
- Eastford Lake
- Timmins Porcupine West
- East Bay
Northern Saskatchewan is known for its significant uranium, base metal and gold resources. Historically, the La Ronge Gold Belt in Saskatchewan has produced in excess of 600,000 ounces of gold and 63,000,000 pounds of copper. Modern exploration and drilling techniques developed over the past 15 years have assisted in exploration and discovery of prospective areas, while advancements in mining technology have led to the development and re-evaluation of previously sub-economic deposits. Explor's combined land position in the La Ronge area is 1,991 hectares.
Saskatchewan Properties 100%-owned by Explor Resources:
- Scriver Lake
- Bielby Lake
- Jepson Lakes
- West Side
- Pipestone Bay