Bird River Resources Inc.

March 24, 2011 16:38 ET

Bird River Resources Reports Results of New Well

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwire - March 24, 2011) - Bird River Resources Inc. (CNSX:BDR) is pleased to report the test production results for the latest horizontal oil well announced by Atikwa Resources (TSX VENTURE:ATK), the operator of the well, located at 11-26-1-28W near the town Pierson in south western Manitoba.

The fracing of the well has been completed and Atikwa reports that the initial production over the first ten days for the well averaged 150 barrels per day. They also stated that the well shows strong inflow characteristics and are confident that production can be additionally optimized. The well was drilled into the Spearfish formation and is producing light sweet crude oil. BDR has a 5% gross and 4% net participation in the well.

BDR holds interests in several leases in the proximity of this producing well.

About Bird River Resources Inc.

BDR is a Winnipeg, Manitoba based resource exploration company. The Company is focusing on oil and gas exploration opportunities. BDR presently holds a 5% gross and a 4% net participation in five producing oil wells. Additionally, BDR also holds several oil leases in south western Manitoba (interest, ranges from 25% to 100%). Bird River Resources Inc. has 10,470,225 common shares outstanding and trades on the Canadian National Stock Exchange under the symbol BDR.

No stock exchange or securities commission has reviewed the adequacy or accuracy of this news release.

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