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Prophecy Platinum appoints chief geological advisor

Mineral explorer Prophecy Platinum (CVE:NKL) reported Wednesday that it has appointed Larry Hulbert as chief geological advisor in a bid to help the company find more massive sulphide mineralization at the Quill creek land package, in southwestern Yukon.

Hulbert boasts a professional background that includes 23 years with the geological survey of Canada.

He holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Science from the University of Regina, as well as a Doctor of Science from the University of Pretoria in South Africa.

Since 2003, Hulbert has been registered as a professional geoscientist and as a qualified person for the purpose of National Instrument 43-101 compliant standards.

Additionally, he is the author of many reports defining the geology of the Wellgreen deposit, which is located in southwestern Yukon, and the broader Kluane mafic-ultramafic belt as a whole.

As geological advisor, Hulbert is tasked with helping Prophecy find extra massive sulphide mineralization inside the Quill creek land package that consists of a strike length of 17.5 kilometres, with extensive soil anomalies throughout, the company said.

Prophecy is nickel, platinum group metal exploration company with projects in Canada, Argentina and Uruguay. Its flagship Wellgreen copper and nickel project rests in the Yukon Territory, Canada and its Lynn Lake project is located in Manitoba, Canada.