Río Negro, Argentina
Project OverviewThe Taquetren Project is located approximately 1,500 km southwest of Buenos Aires in the Navidad-Calcatreu mining district in Rio Negro, Argentina – an under-explored district hosting one of the largest silver deposits in the world.
The Project covers an area of 28,448 hectares (285 km2) and comprises 3 claims, selected to cover key stratigraphic and structural elements associated with the newly-discovered Navidad-Calcatreau mining district.
Our Argentinian project team includes first-hand participation in the discovery of the Navidad Silver Deposit (M&I: 632 Moz Ag contained in 155.2 Mt @ 127 g/t Ag, 0.85% Pb, 0.05% Cu, and 150 g/t AgEq).
Highlights from Norseman Silver Investor Presentation (May 2022):7 rock chip samples collected along a 300 m strike length showed an average of 7.73% Cu (2.46% to 9.63%)2 samples picked up an average of 205 ppm Ag (202 to 207 ppm Ag)Another 2 samples contained >120 ppm AgEasy access by high-quality and well-maintained paved and gravel roads
Location: Río Negro, Argentina