Vancouver, B.C. – Northisle Copper and Gold Inc. (TSX-V: NCX) (“Northisle” or the “Company”) proudly announces the release of its inaugural Sustainability Report. Northisle is currently focused on the exploration and development of the North Island Project on northern Vancouver Island, British Columbia.
The report underscores Northisle’s vision to be Canada’s leading sustainable resource company for the future and is a testament to Northisle’s commitment to deliver enduring value to all partners and stakeholders by sustainability developing high-quality natural resource assets. With a focus on responsible practices and measurable outcomes, the Company is committed to responsibly developing the North Island Project while upholding the highest standards of health, safety, environmental protection, and social responsibility.
“Our inaugural Sustainability Report is an important milestone that reflects our dedication to responsible mining and mineral exploration practices,” said Northisle’s President & CEO, Sam Lee. “This is an important piece of our journey towards sustainability – and we are committed to continuous improvement. Ultimately, our goal is to make a positive and lasting impact on the environment, society and our industry.”
To view Northisle’s 2022 Sustainability Report, please see: Northisle 2022 Sustainability Report.
2022 Performance Highlights:
- Inaugural Agreement signed with Quatsino First Nation supporting key Project activities;
- Strong environmental and health and safety performance including progressive reclamation;
- Enhanced management and Board capability and diversity; and,
- 67% of the Project’s total workforce in 2022 was from local communities.
Northisle Copper and Gold Inc. is a Vancouver-based company whose mission is to become Canada’s leading sustainable mineral resource company for the future. Northisle owns the North Island Project, which is one of the most promising copper and gold porphyry deposits in Canada. The North Island Project is located near Port Hardy, British Columbia on a more than 34,000-hectare block of mineral titles 100% owned by Northisle stretching 50 kilometres northwest from the now closed Island Copper Mine operated by BHP Billiton. Northisle completed an updated preliminary economic assessment for the North Island Project in 2021 and is now focused on advancement of the project while continuing exploration within this highly prospective land package.
For more information on Northisle please visit the Company’s website at www.northisle.ca.
On behalf of Northisle Copper and Gold Inc.
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This news release contains forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are based upon the reasonable beliefs of Northisle and its management as of the date of this news release; however, forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties and are based upon factors that may change and assumptions that may prove, with the passage of time, to be incorrect as a result of exploration and other risk factors associated with mineral exploration and development that are beyond the control of Northisle. Accordingly, undue reliance should not be placed upon such statements. If factors materially change or assumptions are materially incorrect, the actual results, performance or achievements of Northisle may be materially different from any future results, performances or achievements expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Northisle does not undertake any obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements to reflect new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by applicable law.