VANCOUVER, May 17 /CNW/ - Canyon Copper Corp. (the "Corporation") (OTCBB:CNYC) announced today that Milton
Datsopoulos resigned as a member of the Corporation's Board of
Directors. Mr. Datsopoulos resigned for personal reasons. There was
no disagreement between Mr. Datsopoulos and the Corporation regarding
any matters relating to the Corporation's operations, policies or
About Canyon Copper
The Corporation's New York Canyon Property is located in the New York
Canyon area of the Santa Fe Mining District, Mineral County, Nevada.
The project hosts oxide and sulphide copper bearing mineralization
outlined by historical operators. The most advanced of these zones is
the Longshot Ridge copper oxide deposit. This zone has not been
completely outlined and remains partially open. The Copper Queen
mineralized zone is located approximately three kilometres west of
Longshot Ridge and hosts copper and molybdenum sulphide mineralization.
Several additional mineralized areas identified throughout the New York
Canyon property have yet to be explored.
On behalf of the Board of Directors,
CANYON COPPER CORP.
Anthony Harvey, Chairman and CEO
This News Release may contain, in addition to historical information,
forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements are
identified by their use of terms and phases such as "believe,"
"expect," "plan," "anticipate" and similar expressions identifying
forward-looking statements. Investors should not rely on
forward-looking statements because they are subject to a variety of
risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results
to differ materially from the Corporation's expectations, and expressly
does not undertake any duty to update forward-looking statements. These
factors include, but are not limited to the following, the
Corporation's ability to obtain additional financing, geological,
mechanical or difficulties affecting the Corporation's planned
geological work programs, uncertainty of estimates of mineralized
material and other factors which may cause the actual results,
performance or achievements of the Corporation to be materially
different from any future results, performance or achievements
expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.
SOURCE Canyon Copper Corp.
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