Vancouver, British Columbia–(Newsfile Corp. – January 17, 2017) – Evrim Resources Corp. (TSXV: EVM) (“Evrim” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce initial drill results from its Ermitaño gold project in Sonora, Mexico. Exploration partner First Majestic Silver Corp. (TSX: FR) (NYSE: AG) (“First Majestic”) have received assay results from the first four holes of a ten hole diamond drill program at the Ermitaño West prospect totaling 947 metres. The Ermitaño West prospect is located approximately 3.5 kilometres southeast of First Majestic’s operating Santa Elena gold-silver mine.
Ermitaño West Drilling Highlights
Drill Hole EW16-04
- 18.0 metres grading 11.4 grams per tonne (“g/t”) gold and 86 g/t silver including 3.3 metres grading 34.6 g/t gold and 242 g/t silver
Drill Hole EW16-03
- 9.6 metres grading 1.8 g/t gold and 24 g/t silver including 3.1 metres grading 4.9 g/t gold and 36 g/t silver
Drill Hole EW16-02
- 13.2 metres grading 1.1 g/t gold and 29 g/t silver including 3.0 metres grading 2.9 g/t gold and 72 g/t silver
Drill Hole EW 16-01
- 8.8 metres grading 0.8 g/t gold and 9 g/t silver
True widths are estimated to be 70-90% of reported intervals.