DELTA, BC, June 7, 2011 /CNW/ - Logan Copper Inc. (the "Company" or
"Logan Copper"), (TSXV: LC) wishes to announces that diamond drilling
is now underway on the Dansey project area, in central BC, contiguous
to Teck Resources Ltd.'s "Highland Valley" copper mine.
Logan Copper's 2011 drill program targets were identified through a
detailed ground geophysical program and analysis of past drilling and
historical data. Additional drill holes are planned for the newly
identified TW and Duffy areas as well as the Bertha Molly area of the
Logan Lake property. Drilling permits are in place for the Bertha
Molly and Dansey project areas with permitting of the Duffy and TW
project areas underway. Terry Garrow, P.Geo. is directing the 2011
Logan Copper's President and CEO, Thal S. Poonian stated "we are excited
to have begun our 2011 program. Drilling has begun and is focusing on
targets identified by our geological team, with a goal of the eventual
identification of a resource".
The 2011 field season commenced February 16th, 2011. Ground geophysics was completed on 4 target project areas which
were selected by analyzing past drilling and historic reports to
delineate the most promising project areas. These 4 target areas are
the Dansey, Bertha Molly, Duffy, and TW areas. During the 2011 field
season 23 line kilometers of ground geophysics were completed in the
Bertha Molly project area, 8 line kilometers in the Dansey, 11 line
kilometers in the TW, and 70 line kilometers in the Duffy. A total of
163 line kilometers of ground geophysics have been completed by the
Company to date.
The 2011 drill program is currently scheduled for up to 2000 meters over
8 drill holes on the 4 target areas, as well as, bedrock trenching and
sampling in the vicinity of the drill holes to identify mineral
Terry Garrow, P.Geo., a Qualified Person by the standards of National
Instrument 43-101, has reviewed the results obtained and approved the
technical information included in this news release.
About Logan Copper Inc.
Logan Copper Inc. is a Canadian copper exploration company listed on the
TSX-Venture Exchange under the symbol LC. Our primary project areas
include the "Dansey", "Bertha Molly (Lost Mine)", "Duffy" and "TW"
copper properties, which comprise a contiguous parcel totalling over
135,900 acres located between Kamloops and Merritt in British Columbia.
The Logan Lake property is contiguous to: Getty Copper Inc.'s copper
deposits in the North West; Teck Resources Ltd. "Highland Valley"
copper mine to the South West; New Gold Inc.'s "Afton" copper-gold mine
to the North East and Gold Fields Canada Exploration BV to the South
East. The company currently has 32,928,940 common shares issued and
outstanding. For more information, please visit www.logancopper.com or contact Investor Relations Toll Free at (1-888-258-3323).
Note on forward looking statements
This press release contains "forward-looking statements which involve,
and are subject to, known and unknown risks, delays, and uncertainties
not under the Company's control. These known and unknown risks, delays
and uncertainties may cause actual results, performance or achievements
of the Company to be materially different from the results, performance
or expectation implied by these forward looking statements.
Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as
that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange)
accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press
release, which has been prepared by management of the Company.
SOURCE Logan Copper Inc.
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