Larry W. Reaugh, President & CEO of Rocher Deboule Minerals Corp. (RD: TSX.V; PINK SHEETS: RDBHF) announces that the diamond drilling of 17 holes for a total footage of 9,930 feet has been completed on the Artillery Peak, AZ manganese prospect. Visual manganese intercepts occur in 12 of the 17 holes and range from 10 to 120 feet in thickness. The total footage of manganese intercepts submitted for assay is 814 feet. Assay results will be reported when received.
IOCG PROJECT (Hazleton, BC)
The Company has applied to the Ministry of Energy and Mines for permitting of 15 drill holes at 11 drill sites for a total of 3,100 meters.
A copy of the Application and all supporting documents filed with the Ministry of Energy and Mines has been given to Hereditary Chief Lorne Campbell and Wing-Chief and Spokesperson Rendell Campbell of the House of Gwis Gyen.
Last year, the House of Gwis Gyen, provided Rocher DeBoule a map of it’s traditional territory identifying the individual House boundaries and the migration corridors for wildlife in the area where drilling is being conducted.
This spring the Company is scheduled to continue the archaeological study with Golder & Associates, lead by Amanda Marshall in conjunction with the House of Gwis Gyen.
The Company is working closely and in good faith with both the House of Gwis Gyen and the House of Spookw, whose traditional land borders that of Gwis Gyen and appreciates the cooperation and support received from them.
Additionally, Rocher Deboule will strive to continue to keep any Gixstan Houses including the House of Nika’teen informed, if we plan to do work on their respective Traditional territories. At this time, our work plan calls for work only on Gwis Gyen territory in 2008.
About Rocher Deboule Minerals Corp.
Rocher Deboule Minerals Corp. is a diversified exploration and development company focusing its attention on mineral properties and commodities used in the steel manufacturing industry.
On behalf of Management
ROCHER DEBOULE MINERALS CORP.
Larry W. Reaugh
President and Chief Executive Officer
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