Canadian Zinc Drilling Extends Mineralization at Lemarchant, Newfoundland

19 April 2017

•    14.06% zinc, 6.27% lead, 1.88% copper, 382.9 g/t silver and 2.01 g/t gold over 6.0 metres
•    10.23% zinc, 2.19% lead, 0.78% copper, 148.4 g/t silver and 2.41 g/t gold over 7.1 metres
Vancouver, British Columbia, April 18, 2017 - Canadian Zinc Corporation (TSX: CZN; OTCQB: CZICF) (“the Company” or “Canadian Zinc”) is pleased to report the results of the recently completed 2017 winter diamond drill program on its Lemarchant copper-lead-zinc-silver-gold volcanogenic massive sulphide (“VMS”) deposit located on the 100%-owned South Tally Pond project in central Newfoundland.
Ten drillholes and three drillhole extensions, totaling 3,070 metres were completed at the Lemarchant massive sulphide deposit. Highlights of the drilling program include: