Gold Hawk Resources Inc.

Gold Hawk Resources Inc.

August 16, 2007 11:58 ET

Gold Hawk Resources Inc.: Mine Operations Unaffected by Earthquake

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Aug. 16, 2007) - Gold Hawk Resources Inc. ("Gold Hawk" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:CGK) wishes to advise that the earthquake and after shocks that hit Peru's coast Wednesday evening resulted in no accidents or injuries and had no significant impact on the mine and mill, at the Company's Coricancha Mine in Peru.

The Company has completed inspections of the mine's underground workings and plant infrastructure and reports no damage to the operations, or to the local infrastructure surrounding the mine. The mine and mill continue to operate normally.

The Company offers its sympathy and condolences to those affected by the earthquake.

About Gold Hawk Resources Inc.

Gold Hawk is a precious metals producer with its primary asset, the Coricancha Mine, in Peru, now in production. The company purchased the Coricancha Mine in March of 2006 and since then has permitted, refurbished the mine and concentrator and is now ramping up production to design levels. The company, through it subsidiary, CMSJ Peru, has some 500 employees and contractors. Its head office is in Vancouver, British Columbia. The Company also, has exploration properties in Peru and Canada (Quebec).

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

Contact Information

  • Gold Hawk Resources Inc.
    Mr. Kevin Drover
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    (604) 689-9296
    Gold Hawk Resources Inc.
    Mr. Gordon F. Bub
    Executive Chairman
    (604) 689-9261