StrataGold defines new gold zone at Tassawini, Guyana



    VANCOUVER, March 28 /CNW/ - StrataGold Corporation (SGV-TSX) is pleased
to report results for the final forty-four (44) diamond drill holes (DDH),
representing 5,510.3 metres (m) of the 2007 DDH program for its 100%
indirectly owned Tassawini property, Guyana, South America. Twenty-nine (29)
of these holes were drilled south of the Tassawini Deposit and within the
Sonne areas, while fifteen (15) holes tested Induced Polarization (IP)
geophysical targets identified at Kathmandu and near the Tassawini base camp.

    Ravine

    In 2007, a 60.4 kilometre IP survey tested the geophysical bedrock
features for the Tassawini resource area and a number of other targets
including Sonne, Kathmandu, Anaturi, Matahari, Clutch and Stamp Mill. The IP
has identified high chargeability features, particularly at Tassawini West,
which appears to be closely associated with favorable stratigraphy and gold
mineralization. A previously untested chargeability feature was identified by
this survey between Tassawini West, Black Ridge and Tassawini South (see news
release dated November 22, 2007). This IP target was tested and a new zone of
gold mineralization was discovered. This discovery, named Ravine, was a blind
geophysical target with no associated gold soil geochemistry signature. These
latest DDH results have now delineated Ravine over a strike length of
approximately 225 m. The mineralization in this zone consists of up to three
stacked lenses each between 5 and 20 m in true width. Highlights include SD422
which intersected 1.26 g/t gold over 32.4 m from surface, including 2.25 g/t
gold over 16.05 m, and SD420 which intersected 0.87 g/t gold over 54.8 m.
Trenching at Ravine returned 1.00 g/t gold over 28 m in Trench TR24a, while
Trench TR24b returned 0.53 g/t over 53 m.

    
    These results confirm that IP is an effective exploration tool for
    identifying favorable gold targets in geochemically masked areas.

    Ravine - DDH Results
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    Hole          Total                               Interval
                Length (m)    From (m)     To (m)     Width (m)    Gold (g/t)
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    SD415          98.5        30.71       46.00        15.29         0.52
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                    and        75.50       88.62        13.12         1.06
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    SD416         113.5        48.00       67.70        19.70         0.96
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    SD417         110.5        67.00       74.50         7.50         1.15
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    SD419         167.5         8.50       27.20        18.70         0.72
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                    and        36.50       52.00        15.50         1.22
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    SD420         134.50       38.20       93.00        54.80         0.87
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    SD421         118.00        1.00        8.70         7.70         1.05
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                    and        40.50       62.68        22.18         0.68
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    SD422         131.50        0.00       32.40        32.40         1.26
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                including       0.00       16.05        16.05         2.25
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                    and       106.50      110.50         4.00         1.42
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    SD423          64.00        1.00       15.50        14.50         1.24
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    SD403 to 405, 418 and 424 did not have significant intersections.

    Sonne South

    Nine DDH were completed at Sonne South. Vertical hole SD377 which had
previously terminated in mineralization, was reentered and extended with a
revised intersection of 0.72 g/t gold over 53.85 m, including 1.03 g/t gold
over 26.55 m. At this time there is not enough information to estimate true
width for these newly reported holes. Previously reported reverse circulation
(RC) drill results identified near surface, flat to low dipping gold
mineralization ranging between 5 m and 15 m true width at Sonne South. The
extension of mineralization from 14.00 m to a depth of 67.85m in SD377 has now
confirmed that moderate to steep dipping mineralization is also present at
Sonne South, demonstrating excellent potential for extending known zones of
gold mineralization to depth below the limits of reported RC drill results.

    Sonne South - DDH Results
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    Hole          Total                               Interval
                Length (m)    From (m)     To (m)     Width (m)    Gold (g/t)
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    SD377
    (extended)     33.0        14.00       67.85        53.85         0.72
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    including                  32.50       59.05        26.55         1.03
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    SD407         137.5        85.00      118.00        33.00         0.54
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                including     107.50      118.00        10.50         1.10
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    SD408         143.5        62.57       67.00         4.43         1.15
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    and                        94.00      104.50        10.50         0.62
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    SD409         125.5        30.05       39.80         9.75         0.53
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    and                        48.00       80.90        32.90         0.56
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    SD387, 406 and 410 to 412 did not have significant intersections.

    Sonne North

    Five holes were drilled at Sonne North. Two of these, SD388 and SD414,
intersected consistent zones of low grade gold mineralization in saprolite
from near surface. The mineralization intersected is generally in flat to
gently dipping bodies ranging between 5 and 20 m average true width.

    Sonne North - DDH Results
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    Hole          Total                               Interval
                Length (m)    From (m)     To (m)     Width (m)    Gold (g/t)
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    SD388         134.5        14.00       48.00        34.00         0.34
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    SD413         101.5         7.00       15.70         8.70         0.45
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    SD414         108.3         8.00       31.00        23.00         0.74
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                including      13.50       19.50         6.00         1.86
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    SD413         101.5         7.00       15.70         8.70         0.45
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    SD389 and 390 did not have significant intersections.

    Tassawini East

    Two holes drilled at the southwestern extent of Tassawini East effectively
closed off the zone in this direction. The estimated average true width at
Tassawini East is 15 m.

    Tassawini East - DDH Results
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    Hole          Total                               Interval
                Length (m)    From (m)     To (m)     Width (m)    Gold (g/t)
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
    SD362          86.5         5.50       10.00         4.50         1.93
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    SD363, drilled at Tassawini East, did not have a significant
    intersection. SD378 to 380, drilled south of the Tassawini Deposit, did
    not return any significant intersections.

    Kathmandu

    Twelve holes were drilled at Kathmandu which identified a consistent but
narrow zone (estimated true width 2.5 to 5 m) of gold mineralization
associated with a regional shear which has been traced over 800 m in strike
length by drilling, mapping and IP geophysical surveys.

    Kathmandu - DDH Results
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    Hole          Total                               Interval
                Length (m)    From (m)     To (m)     Width (m)    Gold (g/t)
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    SD391         149.5        48.00       52.00         4.00         1.04
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    SD392         164.5        41.70       46.30         4.60         0.70
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    SD393         160.0        46.00       53.00         7.00         0.96
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    SD394         149.5        58.50       66.40         7.90         0.73
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    and                        83.50       86.14         2.64         1.74
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    SD401         149.5        74.70       76.70         2.00         2.50
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    SD402         155.5        39.00       41.50         2.50         5.02
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    SD395 to 400 did not return any significant intersections including those
    near the Tassawini base camp.
    

    2008 Exploration

    Exploration at Tassawini in 2008 will be in two-phases. Phase I
exploration will include a detailed mapping and trenching program conducted
over high priority gold targets that are characterized by favorable geology
with coincident IP geophysics and gold soil geochemistry anomalies.
    The Phase II exploration program, subject to Phase I results, will focus
on favorable targets identified in Phase I and will be advanced as
appropriate. The exploration effort will be multi-faceted, incorporating
regolith interpretation, geochemical sampling, trenching, geological and
structural mapping, diamond drilling and reverse circulation drilling.

    Quality Control and Assurance

    A rigorous Quality Control and Assurance program (QC/QA) is in place,
using control samples and duplicates, as well as Chain of Custody (COC)
protocols, under the supervision of Bill Yeomans, P.Geo., StrataGold's General
Manager Exploration, South America. Tamperproof sample bags with zip lock tags
are being utilized for all of the drill samples. The Tassawini samples were
prepared by ACME laboratories in Georgetown, Guyana, and analyzed by ACME
laboratories in Santiago, Chile. ACME laboratories is recognized as an ISO
9000 registered laboratory. The control samples and duplicate assay results
received for the drilling program demonstrated to StrataGold that the results
are considered reliable. However, due to the rigorous nature of StrataGold's
QC/QA program, additional check assays will be conducted and these results
pending. All diamond drill holes are being processed an ISO 9000 registered
laboratory. The technical information in this news release has been prepared
in accordance with Canadian regulatory requirements set out in National
Instrument 43-101. Mr. Bill Yeomans is designated as the qualified person
having reviewed this information.

    About StrataGold

    StrataGold is a gold development company focused on the systematic
exploration and development of two advanced-stage gold projects and the BRL
Venture with Newmont. To obtain additional information, photos, project
updates and maps pertaining to this news release, please visit:
www.stratagold.com.

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For further information: Mr. Terry L. Tucker, President and CEO; Ms.
Vanessa Pickering, Manager, Investor Communications, StrataGold Corporation,
Tel: (604) 696-6601, E-mail: info@stratagold.com, Website: www.stratagold.com

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