"We are extremely pleased with Waseca's progress to date and are excited by its future prospects," said Kevin Bambrough, President and CEO of SRC. "Waseca has acquired a significant land position and we are pleased to be providing additional funding for its development."
Waseca is a private oil and gas company focusing on heavy oil production from the Lloydminster area on the border of Saskatchewan and Alberta. Waseca raised
Waseca has acquired 16,598 hectares of land (64.09 sections of land), in which it has a 100% working interest. Waseca intends to use funds raised from the Rights Offering to complete its 2010 capital program, which will include drilling approximately 30 exploration wells and 15 development wells (the "Capital Program"). The anticipated cost of the Capital Program (including related land and seismic) is expected to be approximately
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SRC is a Canadian based company, the primary purpose of which is to invest, directly and indirectly, in natural resources. Through acquisitions, joint ventures and other investments, SRC seeks to provide its shareholders with exposure to the natural resource sector for the purposes of capital appreciation and real wealth preservation. SRC is well positioned to draw upon the considerable experience and expertise of both its Board of Directors and Sprott Consulting Limited Partnership ("SCLP"), of which Sprott Inc. is the sole limited partner. Pursuant to a management services agreement between SCLP and SRC, SCLP provides day-to-day business management for SRC as well as other management and administrative services. For more information, please visit www.sprottresource.com.
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