Atacama Minerals Corp.

Atacama Minerals Corp.

December 20, 2007 14:57 ET

Atacama Corporate Update

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Dec. 20, 2007) - Atacama Minerals Corp. ("Atacama" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:AAM) reports that it has granted an aggregate of 100,000 incentive stock options to certain senior executives of the Company. The options are exercisable, subject to vesting provisions, over a period of three years at a price of Cdn $1.05 per share.

Atacama Minerals Corp. is an industrial minerals company producing iodine from its 100% owned Aguas Blancas mine in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile.

On Behalf of the Board,

Edward F. Posey, President

The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Contact Information

  • Atacama Minerals Corp.
    Sophia Shane
    Corporate Development
    (604) 689-7842
    (604) 689-4250 (FAX)