Alexco Resource Expands Mineral Resource Estimate

Alexco Resource, a mining company that provides consulting, remediation solutions and project management services, said Monday that it now estimates that mineral resource for the Bermingham deposit, located within the Keno Hill Silver District in Canada’s Yukon Territory to be 17.3 million ounces of contained silver, expanded from the previous estimate of 5.2 million ounces.

Inferred mineral resources increased from to 5.5 million ounces of contained silver from 0.7 million ounces. As a result, Alexco’s district-wide indicated mineral resources at Keno Hill increased 22% to 67.5 million ounces of contained silver from 55.4 million ounces.