Orcana hasn't had an active presence in Mexico for quite some time. As of 3Q02 was in discussions with several companies regarding business acquisitions.

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Creston Property, a Cu-Mo porphyry prospect reportedly containing over 100 M tonnes averaging 0.181% MoS2 and 20 M tonnes at 0.35% Cu according to an earlier 1979 pre-feasibility study by Amax. Drilled 12 holes on this property in 1996 and hit some intercepts of 0.2-0.3% MoS2 not previously considered.

Held 50% interest in the Washington Cu (San Carlos?) prospect.

Controls several other properties including option to purchase El Bueno concession. Held 1 claim titled El Oro. In March, 1996 annnounced that they had staked 9161 ha. arround Newmont/Peņoles La Herradura deposit in the Altar Desert region of Sonora.

CMH 1998-1999
VSE Report on Mexico April, 1998
CMH 1996-1997
GCN #60 25Mar96
CSW 1Mar96