November 3, 2021 - Vancouver, BC, Canada - Pacific Empire Minerals Corp. (TSXV: PEMC) (OTCQB: PEMSF) ("Pacific Empire", "PEMC" or the "Company"), a British Columbia copper explorer, is pleased to announce that it has staked three mineral tenures (the "Abby Property") totaling 5,441 hectares, located adjacent to Northwest Copper Corp.'s Kwanika Property.
- Land position 5,441 hectares
- Adjacent to PEMC's Pinnacle Property
- Adjacent to Northwest Copper Corp.'s Kwanika Property
"We are very excited to have acquired this ground through staking," commented Brad Peters, CEO of Pacific Empire. "Following the release of very impressive drill results by Northwest Copper at their Kwanika Project, all of the available ground to the east of the Kwanika Property was staked. Fortunately, PEMC has a robust database of prospective target areas which allowed us to beat the staking rush and secure the ground we wanted. This strategic acquisition brings our land position to over 320 sq km, making us one of the dominant explores in this belt."
Figure 1 - New Abby Property showing proximity to Kwanika and PEMC projects
Thomas Hawkins, P.Geo., Vice President of Exploration for the Company, serves as a qualified person as defined by NI 43-101 and has reviewed the scientific and technical information in this news release, approving the disclosure herein.
About Pacific Empire
Pacific Empire is a copper exploration company based in Vancouver, British Columbia and trades on the TSX Venture Exchange under the symbol PEMC. The Company's strong portfolio of gold-enriched copper projects in British Columbia, is the culmination of perseverance through one of the longest bear markets in the resource industry.
British Columbia is a "Green" copper jurisdiction with abundant hydroelectric power, access and infrastructure in close proximity to the end market.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD,
President and Chief Executive Officer
Pacific Empire Minerals Corp.
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