Augustine receives support letter from Michipicoten First Nation
Wednesday, Jan 30, 2013Augustine Ventures Inc. (CNSX:WAW) ("Augustine" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has received a written support letter from Chief Joe Buckell of the Michipicoten First Nation on its Surluga Gold Property (the "Property") in Wawa, Ontario.
"Providing that the exploration drilling and potential mine development complies with all Provincial and Federal regulations, that the Company and its successors works in accordance with the best corporate social responsibility practices, and that the Company keeps the Michipicoten First Nation informed of its on-site activities, the Michipicoten First Nation supports the project", Chief Joe Buckwell writes in his letter.
Dr. Robert Dodds, President & CEO of the Company stated that "Augustine is pleased to be working side by side with the Michipicoten First Nation on our Property. We are respectful of their areas of traditional land use and we understand that we need to apply the highest level of corporate social responsibility to the Property".