SOURCE: Sonora Resources Corp.

Sonora Resources Corp.

July 25, 2011 09:00 ET

Sonora Resources Commences Preparations for Independent Report on Los Amoles Silver Property

GUADALUPE, MEXICO--(Marketwire - Jul 25, 2011) - Sonora Resources Corp. (OTCBB: SURE) ("Sonora Resources" or the "Company") is pleased to announce it has engaged the services of Derrick Strickland, MBA, P.Geo. to prepare a National Instrument (N.I.) 43-101 compliant technical report on the Company's Los Amoles silver prospect located in Sonora, Mexico.

Mr. Strickland is an independent professional geologist per the recognized definition for regulatory compliance. He is an independent geological consultant currently on the board of several mineral exploration companies and is a registered professional geologist with a Bachelor of Science in Geology and a Master of Business Administration. His career has spanned more than 20 years throughout Canada, the USA, Mexico, Japan, Mongolia, and Europe. Mr. Strickland will be undertaking a detailed assessment of the existing data at the Los Amoles property combined with additional fieldwork in order to prepare a comprehensive report on the 16.3 square kilometer property located approximately 150 kilometers northeast of Hermosillo, Mexico.

Additional details regarding the Company, its business and agreements are filed as part of the Company's continuous public disclosure as a reporting issuer under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission's ("SEC") EDGAR database.

About Sonora Resources Corp. (OTCBB: SURE)
The Company is focused on the acquisition and exploration of international silver and gold mining properties located in regions that enjoy stable politics, sound economies and friendly business environments. Additional information about the Company may be found at www.sonoraresources.com.

Notice Regarding Forward Looking Statements
Statements in this news release that are not historical are forward looking statements. Forward looking statements in this news release include: that the company believes that geographic scope of mining concessions makes for encouraging gold and silver potential for the project; that the property is interpreted to be within a porphyry system; and that Mexico is stable and business friendly. Factors which may delay or prevent these forward-looking statements from being realized include misinterpretation of data; we may not locate or agree to terms with potential partners, we may not be able to acquire equipment or labor as needed; we may not be able to raise sufficient funds to complete our intended exploration or carry on operations; that weather, logistical problems or hazards may prevent us from exploration; that equipment may not work as well as expected; that analysis of data may not be possible accurately and at depth; and that despite encouraging data there may be no commercially exploitable mineralization on our properties. Nearby mineral resources is no indication of resources on our property. In addition, Mexico may undergo political or social change which would create additional geopolitical risks. Readers should refer to the risk disclosures outlined in the periodic reports filed by other junior mineral exploration companies with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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