Geo Minerals Ltd.
TSX VENTURE : GM
FRANKFURT : 8G3

Geo Minerals Ltd.

January 20, 2011 08:00 ET

Geo Minerals Commences Drilling at Red Hills Porphyry Copper Project, Arizona

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Jan. 20, 2011) - GEO MINERALS LTD. (TSX VENTURE:GM)(FRANKFURT:8G3) ("GEO" or the "Company") is pleased to announce drilling has commenced at its Red Hills porphyry copper property in south central Arizona.

Geo has an option agreement with Inmet Mining Corp. (TSX:IMN) to explore the Red Hills porphyry copper project, with GEO holding its interest under a mining lease agreement with Eurasian Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EMX) through its wholly-owned subsidiary Bronco Creek Exploration (see news release, Nov. 17, 2009). Eurasian Minerals is acting as manager for the work programs at Red Hills.

Geo Minerals is a junior exploration company actively seeking mineral and energy opportunities for the benefit of all our stakeholders, with four active porphyry copper exploration projects in Arizona.

Eurasian Minerals Inc. (TSX VENTURE:EMX) is a Canadian-based junior exploration company with properties in Haiti, Turkey, Europe, United States, the Kyrgyz Republic, and Australia/Asia-Pacific.

Inmet Mining Corporation (TSX:IMN) is a Canadian-based global mining company that produces copper, zinc and gold, with operations in Turkey, Finland, Canada and Spain.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD

Michael England, President

Forward-Looking Statement:

Some of the statements in this news release contain forward-looking information that involves inherent risk and uncertainty affecting the business of Geo Minerals Inc. Actual results may differ materially from those currently anticipated in such statements.

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.

Contact Information

  • Geo Minerals Ltd.
    Michael England
    President
    1-604-683-3995; Toll Free: 1-888-945-4770
    1-604-683-3988 (FAX)
    www.geominerals.ca