SOURCE: BonTerra Resources Inc.

January 18, 2011 03:06 ET

BonTerra Files NI 43-101 Technical Report on Quebec Properties

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwire - January 18, 2011) -

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BONTERRA FILES NI 43-101 TECHNICAL REPORT ON QUEBEC PROPERTIES

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                            BONTERRA RESOURCES INC.
                     Suite 4006 - 1011 West Cordova Street
                      Vancouver, British Columbia, V6C 0B2
                           Telephone: (604) 678-5308

                                TSX.V SYMBOL - BTR   TSX.V SYMBOL - BTR

                                  FSE SYMBOL - 9BR


BONTERRA FILES NI 43-101 TECHNICAL REPORT ON QUEBEC PROPERTIES

Vancouver, BC - January 18, 2011: BonTerra Resources Inc. (TSXV: BTR; FSE: 9BR) (the "Company", "BonTerra") has filed a NI 43-101 compliant Technical Report (the "Report") with the Toronto Venture Exchange. The report covers both the Eastern Extension and Urban-Barry properties ("the Properties") in the Abitibi Greenstone Belt northeast of Val d'Or, Quebec.

The report can be accessed at:

http://www.sedar.com/DisplayCompanyDocuments.do?lang=EN&issuerNo=00026953

The report identifies the properties having merit and recommends significant work to continue advancing them. The authors of the report suggest BonTerra conduct a ground magnetic survey, induced polarity survey and continued significant diamond drilling. The report has been completed on behalf of the Company by Geologica of Val d'Or, Quebec. The report covers all of the work completed by BonTerra to date. This work includes diamond drilling up to and including BA-10-09, a ground based magnetic survey, airborne magnetic survey, channel sampling as well as prospecting and line cutting.

Mitchell Adam, President, states, "The report highlights the successful drill program on the Eastern Extension property as well as the other work completed to date on the properties and makes recommendations for our future work programs."

The Eastern Extension and Urban-Barry properties are located approximately 170 km NE of Val-d'Or and 125 km SW of Chibougamau in the Urban, Barry and Bailly townships in Québec.

The technical information in this news release has been prepared in accordance with the Canadian regulatory requirements set out in National Instrument 43-101 and reviewed on behalf of the Company by Thomas Clarke, Pr.Sci.Nat, a qualified person and a Director of the Company.


ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD
BONTERRA RESOURCES INC.

/s/ Mitchell Adam
Mitchell Adam
President, Director


Neither TSX Venture Exchange nor its Regulation Services Provider (as that term is defined in the policies of the TSX Venture Exchange) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.


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