The Company intends to use the net proceeds to complement cash flow from operations in order to (i) fund the development of Starvation Canyon mine at Jerritt Canyon, (ii) fund additional bonding for future reclamation obligations arising from the current years investment into a second tailings facility, (iii) fund exploration in areas with significant near term potential, (iv) fund the completion of re-grading existing rock disposal areas at Jerritt Canyon, the final item remaining under the Consent Decree, and (v) improve working capital and also for general corporate purposes, all of which is detailed in the Prospectus Supplement.>