Amera Resources Corporation
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Amera Resources Corporation

December 12, 2007 14:21 ET

Amera Announces Appointment of New Director and New Vice President, Exploration

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 12, 2007) - Amera Resources Corporation (TSX VENTURE:AMS)(OTCBB:AJRSF)(FRANKFURT:OAY)(WKN:A0B54E) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. David Terry as a Director of the Company and Mr. Peter C. Ellsworth, M.Sc., as Vice President, Exploration, effective December 11, 2007.

Dr. David Terry Joins Board of Directors

Dr. David Terry, Ph.D., P.Geo., formerly Vice President, Exploration, has been appointed a Director of the Company, effective December 11, 2007. Dr. Terry has over 20 years experience in the mining sector focused on exploration for a wide spectrum of precious and base metal deposits throughout North and South America. He has specialized in the areas of international project management, advanced project evaluation, acquisitions, and design and implementation of exploration programs. Dr. Terry holds an H.B.Sc. and Ph.D. in geology from the University of Western Ontario. In the course of his career he has held positions with a number of senior mining companies including Boliden Limited, Westmin Resources Limited, Hemlo Gold Mines Inc., Cominco Limited and Gold Fields Mining Corporation as well as spending several years with the British Columbia Ministry of Energy and Mines. Currently Dr. Terry is Vice President, Exploration and director of several publicly-traded companies. While serving on the board of directors Dr. Terry will continue to provide management and technical expertise to Amera.

Mr. Peter Ellsworth Appointed Vice President, Exploration

Mr. Peter C. Ellsworth has been appointed as Vice President, Exploration of Amera, effective December 11, 2007. Mr. Ellsworth has over 22 years of experience in mineral exploration, development and mining. He provides consulting geological services to the international mineral exploration industry working as President of Ellsworth Geological, PC since 1992 and served as officer of several junior public and private exploration companies. Mr. Ellsworth's experience in the exploration sector includes gold, silver, base metals and diamonds throughout North and South America. Prior to establishing his consulting business, Mr. Ellsworth was employed as geologist for Newmont Exploration Ltd., the Montana Talc Company and Cyprus Industrial Minerals exploring and developing gold and industrial mineral deposits. Mr. Ellsworth holds a Master of Science degree in Economic Geology from the University of Montana and a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology from Montana State University. In addition, he is fluent in Spanish and is a licensed professional geologist. Mr. Ellsworth's responsibilities will include directing all of Amera's exploration activities in Peru and elsewhere.

The addition of Mr. Ellsworth to Amera's management team and the appointment of Dr. Terry to Amera's board of directors is part of a reorganization of the company that will accelerate the Company's existing exploration projects and bring on stream new projects in Peru.

Amera Resources Corporation is a metals exploration company focused on the Americas. The Company has three drill-ready projects in Peru; is advancing others to the drill stage; and, is fully funded to carry-out its exploration programs. Amera is constantly evaluating new opportunities through management's network of contacts in the resource sector. The Company is committed to growth and adding shareholder value through precious and base metal discoveries.


Mr. Nikolaos Cacos, President & CEO

Cautionary Note to US Investors: This news release may contain information about adjacent properties on which we have no right to explore or mine. We advise U.S. investors that the SEC's mining guidelines strictly prohibit information of this type in documents filed with the SEC. U.S. investors are cautioned that mineral deposits on adjacent properties are not indicative of mineral deposits on our properties. This news release may contain forward-looking statements including but not limited to comments regarding the timing and content of upcoming work programs, geological interpretations, receipt of property titles, potential mineral recovery processes, etc. Forward-looking statements address future events and conditions and therefore involve inherent risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements.

2007 Number 25

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