Blackthorn Resources Limited is an Australia-based resources company. The Company is engaged in the mineral exploration and mining of base metals. The principal activities of the Company include mineral exploration and development. The Company operates in three segments: Perkoa JV in Burkina Faso (zinc, lead/silver concentrate production), Exploration Project in Burkina Faso (base metals exploration), and Mumbwa Project in Zambia (copper, gold exploration). The company focuses on advancing the Kitumba Copper Project and exploring priority exploration targets on its Mumbwa tenements in Zambia. The Mumbwa Project hosts the Company’s flagship Kitumba deposit and is located in west-central Zambia, approximately 200 kilometers west of Lusaka. The Mumbwa Project comprises five contiguous licences with a total area of approximately 1000 square kilometers. As on 28 August, 2014, the Company announced that it had entered into an agreement with Intrepid Mines Limited.