StrataGold intersects 26.4 metres averaging 3.93 g/t gold at Tassawini West and 20.9 metres averaging 3.49 g/t gold at Black Ridge, Tassawini, Guyana



    VANCOUVER, March 13 /CNW/ - StrataGold Corporation (SGV-TSX) is pleased
to report the results of the final forty-two outstanding 2006 diamond drill
holes (DDH's) representing 5,611.3 metres (m) of drilling from Tassawini West,
Mine Creek, Black Ridge and Tassawini East. StrataGold drilled 26,283 m of
diamond core in 187 DDH's in 2006, in addition to the 11,755 m in 73 DDH's
drilled in 2005, at Tassawini. Individual zones range in true width from 10 m
to more than 50 m and dip between 75 and 45 degrees to the northwest.

    Tassawini West and Mine Creek
    Highlights from seventeen additional holes at the Tassawini West and Mine
Creek include SD248 which intersected 3.93 grams per tonne (g/t) gold over
26.4 m including 14.04 g/t gold over 5.85 m. This hole confirmed the presence
and grade continuity of high grade shoots of mineralization in saprolite. In
addition, SD246 (1.54 g/t gold over 19.55 m) intersected a previously unknown
down-plunge extension of Tassawini West mineralization and SD242 and 244
intersected near-surface extensions towards the northeast. Tassawini West
mineralization remains open down-plunge to the southwest and along strike to
the northeast.

    
    Highlights of Tassawini West and Mine Creek
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    Hole     Total Length        From          To   Interval        Gold
                      (m)         (m)         (m)   Width (m)       (g/t)
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    SD148          212.50       10.00       49.00       39.00        0.55
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                      and      125.50      149.70       24.20        1.26
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                including      133.00      139.00        6.00        2.71
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                      and      170.50      181.00       10.50        1.14
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    SD195          134.30        7.00       10.00        3.00        2.20
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                      and       25.10       31.00        5.90        3.62
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    SD240          233.50      139.00      153.00       14.00        2.44
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                including      142.00      153.00       11.00        2.94
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                      and      193.00      200.50        7.50        0.94
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    SD241          181.50       27.00       40.50       13.50        0.59
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    SD242          151.50        3.50       16.50       13.00        0.96
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           and (Tassawini
               East Zone)      105.00      113.00        8.00        1.03
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    SD243          207.50      157.00      167.85       10.85        1.33
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    SD244          160.50        4.50       28.50       24.00        1.03
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    SD245          124.50      118.50      124.50        6.00        0.83
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    SD246          100.00       73.00       92.55       19.55        1.54
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                including       78.70       83.50        4.80        3.58
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    SD248           83.50       12.75       18.50        5.75        0.63
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                      and       28.60       55.00       26.40        3.93
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                including       40.15       46.00        5.85       14.04
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    SD249           75.00       23.50       40.00       16.50        1.46
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    SD250           75.00        9.00       16.50        7.50        0.97
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    SD251           79.00        1.00       17.50       16.50        4.70
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                including        4.00       12.50        8.50        7.74
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    SD252           77.50        0.00       26.50       26.50        2.22
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                      and       38.50       44.50        6.00        1.09
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                      and       55.00       64.60        9.60        1.18
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    SD256          120.50       15.95       22.00        6.05        1.22
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    Black Ridge
    Highlights from twenty-two additional holes at Black Ridge include SD238
which intersected 3.49 g/t gold over 20.9 m including 5.05 g/t gold over
11.07 m. This hole confirms high grade mineralization at moderate depths
within fresh rock down-plunge from surface mineralization. SD223, 229, 236 and
238 in particular confirmed the multiple stacked nature of mineralized
horizons at Black Ridge. The mineralization at Black Ridge remains open
down-plunge to the southwest and along strike to the southwest at this time.
The true width of Black Ridge mineralization averages 25 m and the
saprolite-bedrock interface occurs at a vertical depth of 80 m. Free gold
occurs in carbonate-altered bedrock in quartz veinlets and sulphides related
to fold hinges and intrusive contacts.

    Highlights of Black Ridge
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    Hole     Total Length        From          To   Interval        Gold
                      (m)         (m)         (m)   Width (m)       (g/t)
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    SD213          200.50       37.00       61.00       24.00        0.74
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    SD216          112.00        4.00       35.45       31.45        0.67
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                      and       43.90       55.00       11.10        0.78
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    SD223          197.50      106.30      118.50       12.20        2.34
    -------------------------------------------------------------------------
                      and      164.10      173.15        9.05        3.31
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    SD224          127.50       95.12       98.50        3.38        1.79
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    SD226          133.50       47.50       54.00        6.50        3.19
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    SD229          127.50       44.65       53.50        8.85        3.15
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                      and       96.35       99.85        3.50        9.14
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    SD230          155.50        4.00       10.00        6.00        1.27
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                      and      110.50      113.50        3.00        8.06
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    SD231          122.30        4.90       11.50        6.60        0.69
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                      and       17.50       22.00        4.50        1.10
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                      and       91.00       95.50        4.50        1.21
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    SD232          151.50      108.50      117.00        8.50        1.16
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    SD233          131.50        2.50       12.50       10.00        1.64
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    SD235          152.50       18.00       20.65        2.65        2.17
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                      and       61.00       65.50        4.50        2.69
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                      and       92.35      122.50       30.15        1.01
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                including      100.00      109.00        9.00        2.05
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    SD236          224.50      108.10      124.20       16.10        1.38
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                including      118.00      122.50        4.50        3.47
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                      and      176.50      198.80       22.30        1.28
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                including      178.00      185.40        7.40        2.96
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    SD238          200.50       92.50      106.00       13.50        1.15
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                      and      125.50      146.40       20.90        3.49
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                including      134.50      145.57       11.07        5.05
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    Tassawini East
    Results from two further infill drill holes at Tassawini East confirm
continuity of mineralization both along strike to the northeast and at depth.
The true width ranges from 10 m to 25 m and remains open to the northeast.

    Highlights of Tassawini East
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    Hole     Total Length        From          To   Interval        Gold
                      (m)         (m)         (m)   Width (m)       (g/t)
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    SD217           81.00       41.50       57.00       15.50        1.34
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    SD258          127.50       83.50       92.35        8.85        1.65
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          Note lower zone reported for SD242 (Tassawini West table) is
          Tassawini East zone
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    SD197, 247 and 253 at Tassawini West and Mine Creek and SD227, 234, 237,
    239, 254, 255, 257, 259 and 260 at Black Ridge did not return any
    significant gold mineralization.

    Drilling has recommenced at Tassawini and details of this and other work
ongoing will be provided in a future press release.

    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
freighted by air in sealed containers to a new ACME sample prep facility
located in Georgetown, Guyana. The samples are prepped in the ACME's Georgtown
facility and then air freighted to the ACME analytical laboratory in Santiago
Chile. ACME is a recognized as an ISO 9000 registered laboratory. The control
samples, blank 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. 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 well-funded gold development company focused on the
systematic exploration and development of two advanced-stage gold projects. To
obtain additional information, photos and weekly project updates please visit:
www.stratagold.com.

    This news release may contain forward-looking statements including but
not limited to comments regarding the timing and content of upcoming work
programs, geological interpretations, receipt of property titles, potential
mineral recover processes etc. Forward-looking statements address future
events and conditions and therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties.
Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such
statements. StrataGold relies upon litigation protection for forward-looking
statements.




For further information:

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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