Forum Uranium Corp. (TSXV:FDC) announced that the field exploration has begun on the Kipawa West heavy rare earth project in Quebec. The company entered into an option agreement with Aurizon Mines Ltd, which has identified three areas of REE mineralization in the area.
As quoted in the press release:
Aurizon Mines Ltd. identified three areas of rare earth mineralization on the Kipawa West property in the Kipawa Alkalic Complex – the Snake, the Eagle in the Centre Block and the West Block boulder occurrences. Forum will focus its exploration on the West Block boulder occurrences where good grades of heavy rare earth mineralization have been encountered and eudialyte, the main heavy rare earth bearing mineral has been identified. In addition, exploration will focus on areas of the Centre Block which have not been thoroughly mapped and prospected where the Eagle showing occurs.