costeaning

costeaning

(kɒˈstiːnɪŋ)
n
the activity of mining for lodes
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RC Drilling at the Pegmatite Gully and Eluvial Gully hard-rock tin and tantalum targets at Moolyella is set to re-commence within the next 10 days, while planning is underway for additional auger and costeaning programs designed to upgrade further non-JORC compliant historically defined alluvial and eluvial resources to JORC compliant status.
Historical diamond drilling, magnetic surveys, and more recent exploration in 2006/07 comprising costeaning, 6 RC drill holes and 1 diamond hole, and a ground magnetic survey over part of the Northern Zone have been used to plan an exploration program targeting more than 10MT of magnetite.
Sovereign's goal is to define new targets for costeaning and sampling, and if warranted drill testing in 1Q2012.