American Pacific Mining Doubles Tuscarora Property Size with New Acquisition and Reports Bonanza Grade Samples of up to 21,032 g/t Gold and 38,820 g/t Silver

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Sept. 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — American Pacific Mining Corp (CSE: USGD / OTCQB: USGDF / FWB: 1QC) (“American Pacific” or the “Company”) is happy to announce that it has entered right into a definitive settlement (the “Agreement”) with Ubica Gold Corp, (“Ubica”) a venture generator majority owned by Plethora Private Equity, whereby the Company will purchase the belongings (the “Transaction”) Ubica owns, being 77 claims at Tuscarora totaling 1,031 acres. The Transaction successfully doubles the scale of American Pacific’s Tuscarora land bundle including 76 unpatented and 1 patented claims.

The Company additionally pronounces high-grade rock chip and seize samples collected from the newly expanded land bundle at its Tuscarora Gold Project (the “Tuscarora Project”). A complete of 135 samples had been collected from a number of targets, ten of which returned Bonanza grades of over 34 grams per tonne (g/t) gold (Au), together with a pattern of 21,032 g/t Au (676.19 ounces per US ton) and 38,820 g/t silver (Ag) (1248 ounces per US ton) or 5.9% treasured metals content material, from floor on the Grand Prize Target.

Figure 1: Electrum in Bladed Quartz from the Grand Prize Vein

Figure 2. American Pacific unique property claims (blue), plus newly acquired claims (yellow), and highlighted pattern outcomes.

Other pattern highlights embrace 882 g/t Au and over 10,000 g/t Ag on the Argenta Target and 2,820 g/t Au and 1,460 g/t Ag on the Modoc Target.

Target Name Gold g/t Silver g/t
Grand Prize 21,032 38,820
391 >10,000
19.45 >10,000
3.32 432
Argenta 882 >10,000
24.60 3,610
18.70 4,010
7.36 1,609
6.60 4,680
Modoc 2,850 1,460
150.50 2,380
121 118
98.50 54
85.90 78
51.70 139
44.10 88
30.30 412
Young American 116.50 743
10.20 473
9.38 1,850
1.87 945
Unnamed 1 32.70 29
2.27 8
Unnamed 2 11.50 14
2.98 20

Figure 3: Gold in Sugary Quartz from the Grand Prize Vein

Figure 4: Banded Electrum and Silver Sulfosalts, Argenta Vein

Figure 5: Disseminated and Speckled Gold in Banded Quartz, Young American Vein

Assays from a earlier drill program at American Pacific’s current Tuscarora claims returned high-grade intercepts as excessive as 4.57 metres of 127.08 g/t Au, together with 1.52 m of 368.31 g/t Au from the South Navajo Zone and 41.52 metres of 52.37 g/t
Au from the East Pediment Zone. (See Tuscarora Project page for a complete list of assay results).

The floor uncovered mineralized veins on the newly acquired claims lengthen onto American Pacific’s current claims the place mineralization is underneath gravel cowl. The floor publicity lends itself to floor sampling as an efficient exploration concentrating on device. Evaluation of precedence targets is underway upfront of a drill program focused to start late 2021 on the newly expanded Tuscarora venture.

The staff at Ubica has completed a superb job negotiating and consolidating these claims. This would be the first time the consolidated Tuscarora district will see in depth fashionable exploration.

“This very important acquisition adds significant value to our Tuscarora Project,” acknowledged American Pacific President, Eric Saderholm. “These samples show the bonanza grades that these veins can host, and importantly, these high-grade values are broadcast throughout the property and not along one single vein. This suggests the potential to greatly expand upon mineralization we have discovered in the past and map the full vein extent across this large property package in advance of drill campaign later this year, or early in 2022. Using this data we will update our 3D model and begin the permitting process to commence a Q4, 2021 drill program.”

Update Webinar

The Company will host a Zoom Webinar this afternoon at 1:30pm PST (4:30pm EST) to talk about this newest transaction, in addition to present an replace on current actions at every of the Company’s different tasks. Investors could register for the webinar utilizing the next hyperlink:


Transaction Terms

Pursuant to the phrases of the Agreement, upon the closing of the Transaction, American Pacific will purchase the 77 claims at Tuscarora totaling 1,031 acres in consideration for: (i) the issuance of 3,700,000 widespread shares of the Company (the “Payment Shares”) to Ubica and (ii) a money cost of $800,000. The Payment Shares will probably be topic to voluntary maintain intervals, with 25% of the Payment Shares launched on the deadline and an extra 25% launched each 6 months thereafter till all Payment Shares have been launched.

The Transaction is topic to customary closing situations.

About Tuscarora Gold-Silver Project-Nevada, USA

Tuscarora is situated in northern Nevada, 70km northwest of Elko and 20km west of the Jerritt Canyon Mine. It is a low-sulphidation epithermal system with a number of structurally managed veins recognized at floor. Extensive shallow and vertical drilling, testing for near-surface mineralization for heap leach processing was completed throughout the Eighties and historic exploitation dates again to early twentieth century through a sequence of vertical shafts; nonetheless, depth was restricted by the water desk. Two distinct deposit sorts exist at Tuscarora, together with excessive Ag/Au ‘Silver Zone’ within the northeast with slender alteration and low Ag/Au ‘Gold Zone’ within the south and southwest with widespread alteration.

Qualified Person

Technical facets of this press launch have been reviewed and authorised by Phil Mulholland, P.Geo and Eric Saderholm, P.Geo., the designated Qualified Persons (QP) underneath NI 43-101.

About American Pacific Mining Corp.

American Pacific Mining Corp. is a treasured metals explorer targeted on alternatives within the Western United States. The Company’s flagship asset is the high-grade, past-producing Madison Copper-Gold venture in Montana, underneath choice to three way partnership with Kennecott Exploration Company, a division of the Rio Tinto Group, which the Company acquired in 2020. For this transaction, American Pacific has been chosen as a finalist within the S&P Global Platts Global Metals Awards, an annual program that acknowledges exemplary accomplishments in 16 efficiency classes, together with ‘Deal of the Year,’ the class by which American Pacific Mining is competing. The awards program is hosted by S&P Global Platts, the main impartial supplier of info and benchmark costs for the commodities and vitality markets. Also within the American Pacific’s asset portfolio are the Gooseberry Gold-Silver venture and the Tuscarora Gold venture: two high-grade, treasured metals tasks situated in key mining districts of Nevada, USA. The Company’s mission is to develop by the drill bit and by acquisition.

On Behalf of the Board of American Pacific Mining Corp.

“Warwick Smith”

CEO & Director

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