Trading Symbol: TSX-V: ZFR
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HALIFAX, March 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of Zephyr
Minerals Ltd. ("Zephyr" or the "Company") (TSX-V: ZFR) is pleased to
announce the appointment of Mr. Monte Swan as a technical advisor to
the Company. Mr. Swan has extensive experience on the Dawson Gold
Project ("Dawson") having completed a multi-element stratigraphic and
metal dispersion analysis of the gold-bearing units at Dawson for
Uranerz USA Inc. in 1992.
Mr. Swan of Evergreen Colorado, is a geologist with extensive experience
in structural geology, economic geology, geochemistry, plate tectonics,
and geological mapping. Monte earned his B.S. degree in Geological
Engineering from Michigan Technological University and M.S. degree in
Geology from the University of Arizona.
Monte began his career as a geologist for Kennecott's Geological
Research Group focusing on basement lithology and structure and as an
exploration geologist for Newmont Mining Company at the time of their
initial major gold discoveries in Nevada.
Since 1983 he has helped co-develop the MagmaChem Classification and
applied it to mineral and oil and gas exploration. This work was funded
at the $100 million level and resulted in the discovery of 20 metal
deposits and 1 geothermal system on 3 continents, totaling more than
$60 billion worth of copper, gold, and silver.
He has been an adjunct geology professor and is a published author with
Random House Publishers.
David Felderhof, Executive Vice President stated, "We are extremely
pleased to welcome Mr. Swan to the Company. His history with the Dawson
Project will prove particularly valuable in advancing this gold
deposit. Monte is credited for outlining the main feeder system at
Dawson and has also identified new drill targets highlighting the
expansion potential of the known gold resource."
About Zephyr Minerals Ltd.
Zephyr Minerals Ltd. is a gold exploration and development company
focused on advancing its flagship Dawson Gold Project ("Dawson") in
Colorado, USA. Dawson is an advanced stage high-grade gold property
with excellent blue sky potential. In the fall of 2013, Zephyr
announced filing on SEDAR a compliant technical report, prepared in
accordance with National Instrument -- Standards of Disclosure for
Mineral Projects ("NI 43-101") on Dawson. Zephyr intends to commence
base line environmental studies as part of its efforts to advance the
Dawson Project with the ultimate goal of production, subject in part to
a positive economic study.
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that term is defined in policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts
responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
SOURCE: Zephyr Minerals Ltd.
For further information:
David H. Felderhof, Executive Vice President
Zephyr Minerals Ltd.
T: 902 446-4189
F: 866 941-4715
Or visit: www.zephyrminerals.com