El Nino Ventures & Xstrata Zinc to Commence 25,000 m Drill Program on Bathurst Mining Camp



    
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    -  $5,000,000 work program for 2007-2008
    -  25,000 m of diamond drilling
    -  ELN will be utilizing up to five drill rigs, from June 2007 to
       March 2008
    -  $2,500,000 committed by the province of New Brunswick
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    VANCOUVER, June 25 /CNW/ - El Nino Ventures Inc. ("El Nino") (TSX.V: ELN;
OTCBB: ELNOF; Frankfurt: E7Q) and Xstrata Zinc, are pleased to announce a
$5,000,000 exploration program will commence on June 25th, 2007 on the
Bathurst Mining Camp, in Bathurst, New Brunswick. A total of 25,000 meters of
drilling using up to five drill rigs will be operational from June 2007
through until March 2008. Jean Luc Roy, President of El Nino states, "We are
looking forward to the 2007/2008 campaign, and are very optimistic with the
targets we identified, using the Titan 24 Deep Earth Imaging System, and other
technologies." El Nino has the opportunity to earn up to 50 % of Xstrata
Zinc's exploration projects in the Bathurst Mining Camp through an
Option/Joint Venture Agreement, which was signed in May 2006. We have already
completed the first year, of a two year $10,000,000 work program, with
$5,000,000 coming from the province of New Brunswick through a government
grant. "El Nino is very fortunate to have the support of the New Brunswick
Government, and to be working with an industry leader in Xstrata Zinc," says
Jean Luc Roy.

    About El Nino Ventures Inc.

    El Nino Ventures is an exploration stage company whose corporate
objective is to revisit former mining regions and apply the latest
technologies to advanced stage exploration targets. El Nino is currently in
the midst of an aggressive global acquisition program throughout North America
and Africa.

    On Behalf of the Board of Directors

    "Signed"

    Jean Luc Roy
    President and COO

    The TSX Venture Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept
    responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.
    CUSIP No. 28335E-10-6

    This news release contains certain "Forward-Looking Statements" within
the meaning of Section 21E of the United States Securities Exchange Act of
1934, as amended. All statements, other than statements of historical fact,
included herein are forward-looking statements that involve various risks and
uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be
accurate, and actual results and future events could differ materially from
those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause
actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations are
disclosed in the Company's documents filed from time to time with the British
Columbia Securities Commission and the United States Securities & Exchange
Commission. This email should not be construed as an offer to buy or sell
securities of this company.





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