Mantle Resources Inc. â€" Exhibiting at PDAC
Vancouver, B.C. – March 2, 2007 – Mantle Resources Inc. (TSX Venture: MTS; Frankfurt: A0F7E1) (“Mantle” or the “Company) is pleased to announce that it will be exhibiting at the Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada (“PDAC”) Convention 2007, being held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre March 4-7, 2007.
Mr. Peeyush Varshney, President of Mantle, extends an invitation to all attendees to visit Booth #4006 in Room 105/106 of the Investor Exchange on Tuesday, March 6 and Wednesday March 7th. The Company will be handing out information brochures as well as displaying some of the high grade drill core obtained from the recently completed exploration programs at the Company’s Akie property.
The Company has also been invited by Lundin Mining Corporation (TSX : LUN) to distribute information about Mantle and exhibit some of the high grade drill core referred to above at the Lundin Mining Booth #4026, also located in Room 105/106 of the Investors Exchange.
About the Akie Property:
The Akie zinc-lead property is located in northeastern British Columbia, approximately 280 kilometers north-northwest of the town of Mackenzie. The property comprises a total of 256 claim units, in 22 contiguous mineral claims encompassing some 5,400 hectares, situated in the Omineca Mining Division of British Columbia. Between 1992 and 1996, approximately $5.4-million was spent exploring the property, including approximately 13,000 metres of drilling. Over the past year and a half, an additional $4.75 million has been spent exploring the property, including approximately 7,000 meters of drilling.
Variably siliceous, bluish-grey weathering, fine-grained clastic rocks of the Middle to Late Devonian ‘Gunsteel formation’ host a sheet-like body of laminated to massive pyrite and barite, with local finely laminated bands of sphalerite and galena, that has a strike length of 1,600 meters, a dip extent of at least 800 meters and a true width of up to 30 meters.
The Akie deposit is open to expansion in tonnage and grade both along strike and down-dip.
The TSX Venture Exchange has neither approved nor disapproved the contents of this press release.
ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS
MANTLE RESOURCES INC.