VANCOUVER, June 6, 2013 /CNW/ - Western Pacific Resources Corp. ("Western Pacific" or the "Company") (WRP - TSXV) is pleased to announce that it has filed a technical report, prepared
in accordance with National Instrument 43-101, for its Mineral Gulch
The technical report is titled "Technical Report on the Mineral Gulch
Project, Cassia County, Idaho" and is dated May 29, 2013. David R.
Shaddrick (M.Sc., CPG, P.Geo) of Shaddrick & Associates authored the
technical report and is an independent Qualified Person as such term is
defined by National Instrument 43-101. The technical report is
available for review on SEDAR and on the Company's website.
Summary of the Mineral Gulch Project
The Mineral Gulch Project is an early stage exploration project seeking
to discover extensions of previously mined mineralization as well as
new mineralized areas in the Black Pine Mountains of Idaho. Recent
drilling has identified significant mineralization on several targets
that are now ready for expansion drilling. Additionally, new mapping
and sampling has identified several new targets ready for testing in
the next phase of work. The project includes seven areas of past
mining and extensive historic exploration work. Current exploration
models incorporate much of the historic data coupled with new
exploration work completed by the Company.
Clancy Wendt, M.Sc., a registered geologist in Arizona and British
Columbia and a member of SME, SEG FAusIMM(CP) and PDAC, is Western
Pacific's Qualified Person for the purposes of National Instrument
43-101. Mr. Wendt has approved the disclosure of the scientific and
technical information contained in this news release.
About Western Pacific
Western is focused on advancing a strong portfolio of advanced-stage
projects in the Western United States. Western's team is led by
technical and financial experts who aim to succeed in creating
shareholder value. For more information, please visit our website at www.westernpacificresources.com.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
Warwick Smith, Chief Executive Officer
Neither the TSX Venture Exchange nor the Investment Industry Regulatory
Organization of Canada accepts responsibility for the adequacy or
accuracy of this news release.
This news release contains forward-looking information, which involves
known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause
actual events to differ materially from current expectation. Important
factors - including the availability of funds, the results of financing
and exploration activities, the interpretation of drilling results and
other geological data, risks associated with the estimation of mineral
resources and the geology, grade and continuity of mineral deposits,
project cost overruns or unanticipated costs and expenses that could
cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's
expectations are disclosed in the Company's documents filed from time
to time on SEDAR (see www.sedar.com). Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these
forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this
press release. The Company disclaims any intention or obligation,
except to the extent required by law, to update or revise any
forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information,
future events or otherwise.
SOURCE: Western Pacific Resources Corp.
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