February 27, 2014
Cartier Drills 10.3 g/t Au over 5.0 m Below Pusticamica Deposit on the Benoist Property
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Cartier Drills 10.3 g/t Au over 5.0 m
Below Pusticamica Deposit on the Benoist Property
Val-d’Or, February 27, 2014 – Cartier Resources Inc. (TSX-V: ECR) (“Cartier”) announces drill results from two of the five-hole program aimed at evaluating the gold-bearing potential below the Pusticamica Gold Deposit, on the Benoist property. The first drill hole returned an intersection of 10.3 g/t Au over 5.0 meters.
“These drill results reward our perseverance”,commentedPhilippe Cloutier, President and CEO, “to date all of the holes have intersected the targeted mineralization-alteration zone below the deposit”. The holes three and four are completed and samples were sent to the lab for assaying. The final hole of the program is presently in progress.
Table of Drill Results
|Drill Hole||From||To||Length*||Gold (Au)||Silver (Ag)||Copper (Cu)|
* Reported intersections are measured along the hole. Additional drilling required to determine the true thickness of the zones.
The Benoist property is 65 km northeast of the town of Lebel-sur-Quévillon, 25 km south-east of the Bachelor mine and 25 km north-west of the Langlois mine.
The company’s objective is to develop and maintain a balanced portfolio of mining projects ranging from exploration to resource definition, development and production. Its VISION is to develop the company’s current and future assets into mineral production within a timeframe that is consistent with its human and financial resources while respecting sustainable development practices.
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The scientific and/or technical information presented in this press release has been reviewed and approved by Mr. Gaétan Lavallière, P. Geo., and Vice President for Cartier. Mr. Lavallière is a qualified person as defined by National Instrument 43-101.
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