North Springs Resources Corp.
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North Springs Resources Corp.

February 15, 2012 22:15 ET

North Springs Resources Initiates Negotiations to Acquire Interest in Multiple Producing Gold Properties and Operating Mill in Chihuahua Mexico

LAS VEGAS, NEVADA--(Marketwire - Feb. 16, 2012) - North Springs Resources Corp. (OTCBB:NSRS)(PINKSHEETS:NSRS) (the "Company" or "North Springs") is pleased to announce that it has initiated negotiations to acquire an interest in an option on multiple producing gold properties and a related mill operation in Chihuahua, Mexico.

"Our goal has always been to quickly become a gold producer, either through exploration and development or by acquisition," stated Harry Lappa, President of North Springs. "It's very exciting to have the opportunity to acquire an interest in several producing gold properties and a local mill, all in one transaction. We intend to have more news and details about this important acquisition in the next few days."

The state of Chihuahua has a long history of gold, silver, copper, mercury, lead, and coal production. The Sierra Madre Occidental (SMO) mountain range runs north to south through the western portion of the state and is host to a prolific trend several hundred miles in length with significant past mineral production and important recent discoveries. Gold and silver mines of region are among the richest in Mexico, and include the famous mining districts of Batopilas, Chihuahuilla, Cosihuiriachic, Jesus Maria, Parral, and Santa Eulalia or Chihuahua el Viejo.

In 2010, Chihuahua was the second leading gold producing state in Mexico, accounting for 23% of total gold production. It is estimated that over the past 400 years, this region of Mexico has produced over 40 million oz. of gold and up to 2 billion oz. of silver. Several of the top producing gold mines in Mexico are located in Chihuahua, including the Ocampo Mine (AuRico Gold - 99,500 oz. of gold and 4.2 million oz. of silver in 2011) and the El Sauzal Mine (Goldcorp - 100,500 oz. of gold in 2011).

Both parties intend to negotiate terms of a Letter of Intent ("LOI") to be executed as soon as possible. Should the parties enter into an LOI, the proposed transaction remains subject to, among other things, completion of satisfactory due diligence and the execution of a definitive agreement. There can be no assurance that a transaction will be completed.

Further updates regarding this proposed transaction and other North Springs projects will be made as additional information becomes available.

About North Springs Resources Corp.

North Springs Resources Corp. is focused on the evaluation, acquisition, exploration, and development of mineral resource properties. The Company is led by a skilled and experienced management team and independent consulting geologists with many years of experience. North Springs is committed to creating value for its shareholders by advancing its current holdings and by acquiring new properties with significant potential.

For additional information, please visit www.northspringsresources.com.

Harry Lappa, President

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