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High-Grade Zones Found at North American Lithium Mine

Sayona Mining Limited (ASX:SYA; OTCQB:SYAXF) has announced the discovery of new high-grade zones at its North American Lithium (NAL) operation in Québec, Canada. The recent drill program revealed significant lithium mineralization in various areas.

New High-Grade Zones Discovered

The 2023 drilling campaign at NAL included 91 drillholes and wedges, totaling 26,605 meters. This program discovered high-grade lithium mineralization to the north-west, north-east, south-east, and below the existing Mineral Resource Estimate (MRE) pit shell.

North-West Extension – New Pegmatites

  • 32.88m @ 1.72% Li2O from 269.62m in drillhole LAN-23-094
  • 19.35m @ 1.63% Li2O from 346.72m in drillhole LAN-23-095
  • 20.05m @ 1.60% Li2O from 350.75m in drillhole LAN-23-139-W1

Resources Area – Potential Resources Upgrade

  • 47.50m @ 1.29% Li2O from 402.85m in drillhole LAN-23-034
  • 25.65m @ 1.56% Li2O from 320.75m in drillhole LAN-23-044
  • 43.25m @ 1.48% Li2O from 377.75m in drillhole LAN-23-053A
  • 17.95m @ 1.81% Li2O from 168.80m in drillhole LAN-23-062
  • 21.40m @ 1.43% Li2O from 46.95m in drillhole LAN-23-075
  • 57.65m @ 1.54% Li2O from 334.85m in drillhole LAN-23-080
  • 21.90m @ 1.46% Li2O from 138.50m in drillhole LAN-23-085
  • 22.80m @ 1.36% Li2O from 106.30m in drillhole LAN-23-118

Additional assay results from 24 drillholes (4,592m) are pending. The new pegmatites to the south-east and north-east suggest a potential upgrade or conversion of resources.

Future Prospects and CEO Comments

Sayona Mining‘s Interim CEO, James Brown commented, “These discoveries at North American Lithium showcase the asset’s high-grade potential. We will work on updating the Mineral Resource with these significant results.”

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About Sayona Mining

Sayona Mining Limited is a North American lithium producer with projects in Québec, Canada, and Western Australia. In Québec, the assets include North American Lithium, the Authier Lithium Project, and Tansim Lithium Project, supported by a partnership with Piedmont Lithium Inc. In Western Australia, the company’s portfolio in the Pilbara region is prospective for both gold and lithium.

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