Sienna Obtains Drill Permit for Pachin Alto Exploration Program



    CALGARY, March 28 /CNW/ - Sienna Gold Inc. (SGP.V TSX Venture Exchange)
announces that it has received approval from the Peruvian Ministry of Energy
and Mines to drill on the Pachin Alto Project. The Company is currently
mobilizing a rig to the area and will initially drill 5 holes from 3 platforms
to test the geophysical anomalies.
    Surface mapping and sampling in the area of the geophysical anomalies
identified large surface expressions of "vuggy quartz" silicification
alteration which is also indicative of these mineralized systems. Geophysical
(induced polarization) exploration has defined large, coincident chargeability
and resistivity highs which are characteristic of Yanacocha and Pierina-like
gold systems. The anomalies indicate sulphide mineralization beginning at a
depth of 50 meters and extending to at least 400 meters below the ground
surface. These IP cross-sections can be seen at the Company's website at
www.siennagold.com.
    Agreements have been reached with all the local communities and work is
currently underway to construct access to the drill platforms. It is
anticipated that drilling will commence in early April 2007. Geophysical crews
are currently working at Pachin to expand the geophysical database in the
drill target areas. This work will be completed in the next 10 days.
    This press release has been reviewed and approved by Murray Lytle,
P.Eng., the company's Qualified Person.

    The TSX Venture Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved of the
    information contained herein. Statements in this press release regarding
    the Company's business which are not historical facts are "forward-
    looking statements" that involve risks and uncertainties, such as
    estimates and statements that describe the Company's future plans,
    objectives or goals, including words to the effect that the Company or
    management expects a stated condition or result to occur. Since forward-
    looking statements address future events and conditions, by their very
    nature, they involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Although the
    Company believes that the expectations reflected in such forward looking
    statements are reasonable, it can give no assurance that such
    expectations will prove to have been correct. These statements are
    subject to certain risks and uncertainties and may be based on
    assumptions that could cause actual results to differ materially from
    those anticipated or implied in the forward looking statements. The
    Company is under no obligation to update or alter any forward looking
    statement. These risks include operational and geological risks, the
    risks involved with operating in a foreign jurisdiction and the ability
    of the Company to raise necessary funds for exploration. The Company's
    forward looking statements are expressly qualified in their entirety by
    this cautionary statement.

    %SEDAR: 00008773E




For further information:

For further information: John Rucci, President, (403) 508-2061 or by
e-mail rucci@telus.net

Organization Profile

SIENNA GOLD INC.

More on this organization


Custom Packages

Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.

Start today.

CNW Membership

Fill out a CNW membership form or contact us at 1 (877) 269-7890

Learn about CNW services

Request more information about CNW products and services or call us at 1 (877) 269-7890