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By Shane Lasley
Mining News 

Highest ever silver reserves for Hecla

North of 60 Mining News - February 14, 2023


Last updated 3/2/2023 at 6:17pm

Closeup of core with bonanza-grade silver, zinc, and lead mineralization.

Alexco Resource Corp.

This core from 2018 drilling shows the very high-grade silver mineralization often encountered at Hecla's Keno Hill project.

With 50M oz from Keno Hill, Hecla's silver reserves top 240M oz in 2023.

With the addition of the Keno Hill Mine in the Yukon, Hecla Mining Company now has more than 240 million ounces of silver in reserves, the highest in the company's 131-year history.

"Hecla's silver reserves are an all-time high," said Hecla Mining CEO Phillips Baker, Jr.

For more than a decade, it has become custo...

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