Beaufield Resources Inc has received notification from Mr. Peter G. White that for personal reasons he is resigning from Beaufield’s Board of Directors effective October 11, 2011. Jens E. Hansen, P.Eng., President and CEO of Beaufield stated “We wish to thank Peter White for his significant contribution to Beaufield during his all too short period as Director”.
Beaufield is in the midst of one of the most active exploration seasons in its history. The main projects are listed below:
Schefferville – Iron – 100% owned. An engineering firm has been engaged to prepare a 43-101 technical report. Assays from the summer exploration program are awaited. The report will form the basis for planning a 2012 program which is expected to include drilling.
Troilus – Copper, Zinc – Silver – 100% owned. A 43-101 report is underway for the Tortigny deposit. Completion is anticipated by year end. Beaufield’s geological crews are presently on site explorating other base metal targets in the vicinity of Tortigny. Drilling is scheduled to begin early November.
Opinaca – Gold – 100% owned. Goldcorp is actively advancing toward production on its Eleonore mine which shares a long common boundary and common geology with Beaufield’s Opinaca property. Prospecting, geology and geophysics have defined drill targets on the Beaufield property. Beaufield’s geologists are evaluating the possibility of drilling this year.
Joint Ventures – Three of Beaufield’s gold properties (Hemlo, Urban, Casa Berardi) are under option to earn 50% to Junior explorers. Results of their work will be announced by the Joint Venturers.
This press release was prepared by Jens E. Hansen P. Eng, President and CEO of Beaufield, the Qualified Person under section 43-101.