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Exhibit 99.17

March 27, 2012

CONSENT OF BART STRYHAS

United States Securities and Exchange Commission

Gentlemen:

In connection with Silver Wheaton Corp.’s (the ‘Company’) Annual Report on Form 40-F for the year ended December 31, 2011 (the ‘Annual Report’), I, Bart A. Stryhas, Ph.D., CPG (# 11034), Principal Resource Geologist (SRK Consulting (U.S.), Inc.), hereby consent to the inclusion in, or incorporation by reference into, the Annual Report and the Company’s Registration Statements on Form S-8 (File No. 333-128128) and Form F-10 (File No. 333-167567), of the following:

  1.

Resource estimates of the Pascua-Lama Project;

  2.

Technical report dated October 28, 2009, entitled “Amended NI 43-101, Technical Report, Pascua-Lama Project, Region III, Chile / San Juan Province, Argentina” addressed to Silver Wheaton Corp.

Yours truly,

/s/ Bart Stryhas                                    

Bart A. Stryhas, Ph.D., CPG
Principal Resource Geologist
SRK Consulting (U.S.), Inc.