Pacific Iron Ore has eight mineral properties in Canada located on the southwestern edge of Vancouver Island and in northwestern Ontario. As of March 31, 2011 its Vancouver Island holdings totalled 170,648 hectares at 100 percent working interest. The focus of Pacific Iron Ore´s exploration program, the Pearson Project on Vancouver Island, has the potential for significant high-grade deposits of iron ore and other metals. As of March 31, 2011 Pacific Iron Ore also holds a number of mining properties in Ontario totalling 15,472 hectares (110 mining claims and 15 leases). Its Ontario properties lie in an area with proven potential for several metals and commodities.