Tarsis Resources Ltd. (TSX VENURE:TCC) announced today that its optionee Silver Quest Resources Ltd. has confirmed the presence of high-grade gold and copper at its Prospector Mountain project in the Yukon. Silver Quest select samples returned rock samples with gold as high as 109 and 53 grams per tonne. The sampling also returned silver samples as high as 543, 509 and 470 g/t and copper samples as high as 3.16% and 2.20%. In November 2009, Tarsis announced that assays with gold values as high as 82.8 g/t had been returned.
Commenting on the results, Tarsis President and CEO Marc Blythe said, “We are very happy that Silver Quest have confirmed and built on our 2009 success and we look forward to a successful drill program next month.”
Contact person: Marc Blythe: 604-689-7644