NexGen Energy Ltd.(TSX:NXE, OTCQX:NXGEF) is pleased to report assay results for the final ten Arrow holes from the summer drilling program on its 100% owned, Rook I property, Athabasca Basin, Saskatchewan.
The final assay results from the Arrow Deposit have now been received for drilling completed in 2016. Scissor hole AR-16-111c2 returned 30.0 m at 15.07% U3O8 including 6.0 m at 51.97% U3O8 which included 2.0 m at 68.20% U3O8 both inside and outside the A2 High Grade Domain. Hole AR-16-111c2 was drilled 62 m down-dip and southwest from hole AR-16-98c2 which returned 26.5 m at 20.27% U3O8 including 10.0 m at 51.4% U3O8 (see news release dated November 8, 2016). Additionally, scissor hole AR-16-112c2 returned 40.5 m at 6.18% U3O8 including 24.0 m at 10.35% U3O8 which included 4.0 m at 44.80% U3O8 below the A2 High Grade Domain grade shell.