Universal Uranium Ltd.
TSX VENTURE : UUL

Universal Uranium Ltd.

February 20, 2008 12:27 ET

Universal Uranium Ltd. Appoints New Director to the Board

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 20, 2008) - Universal Uranium Ltd. (the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:UUL) is pleased to announce that Mr. Richard R. Walters has agreed to join the Company's Board of Directors effective immediately.

Mr. Walters has been a director and the President of Little Squaw Gold Mining Company, a publicly traded company on the OTCBB, since July 2003. He is also a co-founder of Marifil Mines Ltd and has been a Director and its Executive Vice President since it was incorporated in December of 2003. Marafil is a publicly traded company listed on the TSX Venture Exchange. From 1994 to 2000, Mr. Walters was a director, the CEO and President of Yamana Resources Inc. (now Yamana Gold Inc.); a company he co-founded that is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. He is a Certified Professional geologist by the American Institute of Professional Geologists and is licensed to practice as a geologist in the states of Alaska and Washington. He is an economic geologist, holds a degree in geology from Washington State University, and has 40 years of mining experience with a global technical and business background in mineral exploration and development projects. He has worked for several major international mining companies, including Kennecott Copper Corp., Hudson Bay Mining Co., St. Joe Minerals Corp., Fluor Corp., and Sunshine Mining Co. Mr. Walters has been a key individual in the discovery of several major mineral deposits of gold, silver, copper, uranium and tungsten in Alaska, Montana, Nevada, Papua New Guinea and Argentina.

"Walter's appointment adds a valuable dimension to Universal's Board," states Ronald Atlas, Chairman and CEO of Universal. "His knowledge and expertise will help facilitate the Company's strategy for continued growth and shareholder value appreciation."

Universal Uranium Ltd. (TSX VENTURE:UUL) is a publicly held Canadian uranium exploration company focused on acquiring, exploring and developing uranium properties located in favorable geo-political climates. The company is led by a highly skilled, experienced board and management team with significant successes in managing early stage mineral exploration companies.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD:

Ronald Atlas, Chairman of the Board

The Company seeks Safe Harbour.

Standard & Poor's Listed

Issued Share Capital: 41,815,069

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

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