NexGen Energy Ltd.(TSXV:NXE, OTCQX:NXGEF) is pleased to report assay results for eight angled holes from our highly successful winter 2016 drilling program on our 100% owned, Rook I property, Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan.
Assay results from the higher grade A2 Sub-Zone (“Sub-Zone”) have yet again confirmed strong uranium grades over significant intervals at the Arrow Deposit. Hole AR-16-78c4 which was drilled 59 m up-dip and northeast of hole AR-15-44b has returned 37.5 m at 17.60% U3O8 including 5.5 m at 60.14% U3O8 and 1.5 m at 71.93% U3O8. This intersection represents a continuous grade x thickness (“GT”) of 660, the fourth highest at Arrow. Within the A2 shear drill hole AR-16-78c4 returned a total composite GT of 834.read release