Atomic submits notice of intent to initiate exploration and drilling on 3 phases of Dolores Anticline, Colorado



    VANCOUVER, Sept. 25 /CNW Telbec/ - Atomic Minerals Ltd. (TSX-V: ATL)
("Atomic" or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has filed its
Notice of Intent ("NOI") to conduct exploration activities for the
Summit Point and Box Canyon Exploration Projects in San Miguel County,
Colorado. These activities are to include, but are not limited to: preparing
and clearing roads, building of 13 100-foot by 100-foot drill pads, the
drilling of up to 13 drill holes to a depth of 2500 feet, and reclamation and
fill-in of those drill holes.
    The NOI was prepared by Gault Group Inc. ("Gault Group") of Phoenix,
Arizona. It included an archaeological survey completed by Western
Archaeological Services, with findings recommending an archaeological
clearance for the project. Gault Group personnel conducted personal interviews
with Dolores County Public Lands staff and a wildlife biologist review of any
and all impact to federally-listed endangered, threatened and candidate
species as well as any Bureau of Lands & Mines ("BLM") sensitive species.
Findings show that the majority of drill sites are located in open sage brush.
Care has been taken to locate proposed drill sites in previously disturbed
areas with minimal impact.
    Atomic President and CEO Warren McIntyre said "The Notice of Intent is
just part of the process in the underground exploration of the potential of
the Dolores Anticline. Currently, we are on schedule to mobilize drill
operations for mid-October. We have collected the recommendations from both
the Technical Report written by Cady Johnson and from the ground mapping and
geophysical work by our Vice-President-Exploration, Richard Dorman and one of
our geologists, John Cowan, and implemented them into a strategic drilling and
exploration program for the next 60 days."
    The Dolores Anticline is located only 30 miles from Lisbon Valley and is
also within the Uravan Mineral Belt. Economically important amounts of uranium
have been produced from the Salt Wash Member of the Morrison Formation of Late
Jurassic Age, and the Moss Back Member of the Late Triassic Chinle Formation
in and near the Uravan Mineral Belt in San Miguel, Montrose and Dolores
Counties, Colorado (United States Geological Survey 1968, Daniel R. Shawe,
Denver, Colorado). Additionally, the Dolores Anticline was drilled by both
Hunt Oil and Newmont in the 1970s. Drill logs from this wide-spaced drilling
indicate that the favorable Moss Back Member of the Chinle Formation is
present in the area. The Dolores Anticline is one of the last salt anticlines
in the Paradox Basin which has not been extensively drilled to explore for
mineralization in the Moss Back Member of the Chinle Formation. Field
investigations have confirmed the presence of favourable environments within
the Moss Back Member of the Chinle Formation along the Dolores River Canyon
which transects the Dolores Anticline.
    Atomic also has a letter of intent, which was announced in Atomic's news
release dated July 25, 2007, with Geo Can Resources Company Ltd. to enter into
an option agreement to earn the right to acquire up to a 90% interest in a
land package totalling approximately 2800 square kilometres located in the
southwestern portion of the United Republic of Tanzania (the "Property"). The
Property is considered to be part of the Malawi Extension based on the
location of the Property relative to blocks earmarked as potentially
favourable for uranium enrichment. Historical Airborne Radiometric surveys
over Tanzania (done by GeoSurvey International) have provided useful data
regarding the area. Other mining companies exploring in the area include
Paladin Resources (Malawi), Denison Mines and Western Metals (both in
Tanzania).

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




For further information:

For further information: Atomic: Warren McIntyre, Atomic's Chief
Executive Officer, (604) 639-2866; Renmark Financial Communications Inc.:
Christine Stewart: cstewart@renmarkfinancial.com; Victoria Stepanova:
vstepanova@renmarkfinancial.com, (514) 939-3989, Fax: (514) 939-3717;
www.renmarkfinancial.com

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