Universal Copper Ltd. is a Canadian-based copper exploration company focused on the acquisition and exploration of copper properties.
Our objective is to build shareholder value through the acquisition of projects with significant technical merit. The Company's management team has many years of experience in exploration, finance and efficient public company management.
Universal's current focus is on its flagship Poplar Project, one of the most advanced pre-production copper projects in British Columbia with a historic 43-101 resource.
The Poplar Project spans 65,817 hectares and is bisected by a 138 Kva Hydro electric line, and accessible by road. The property is located in a historic mining region, 35km from the Huckleberry Mine and 42km from Equity Silver. The property is also accessible via rail – only 88km from Houston or 400km to the deep-water port at Prince Rupert. Typical snowfall consists of 150cm on an annual basis, making year-round work possible.
Initially discovered from outcrop exposure in the early 1970’s, the Poplar Project has seen multiple segments of historic exploration including: