North American Nickel (TSX VENTURE:NAN) (OTCBB:WSCRF) (CUSIP:65704T 108) (the “Company”) is pleased to provide an update on the 2017 exploration program underway at the Company’s 100% owned Maniitsoq nickel-copper-cobalt-PGM project in Southwest Greenland.
The Company is implementing the third year of a three-year strategy to advance the Maniitsoq Project. The exploration program is focussed on step-out drilling at the Imiak Hill Complex, Fossilik and P-013SE (Figure 1) and also includes borehole electromagnetic surveys, surface Induced Polarization geophysical surveys, mapping, structural geological studies and 3D modeling.
Step-out drilling has been completed at the P-013 SE target and is on-going at the Imiak Hill Complex (IHC) and Fossilik area.
A total of 5,378 metres in fifteen holes and one hole extension have been completed to August 25th out of the total 11,000 metre planned program.