El Nino Ventures Begins Work on Copper Mountain Project In Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC)



    
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    -   ELN joins Anvil Mining and Tiger Resources in hunt for new copper
        deposits.
    -   ELN has acquired an initial 70 percent interest, on over 350 Square
        kilometers
    -   ELN land position is on same trend as Anvil Mining
        (10.9% Cu/21 meters) and Tiger Resources (7.31% Cu/122 meters)
    -   El Nino's President and management have extensive experience in the
        DRC.
    -   El Nino is aggressively acquiring base metal projects throughout the
        DRC.
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    ELN: TSX.V
    ELNOF: OTCBB
    Germany: E7Q
    

    VANCOUVER, June 14 /CNW/ - El Nino Ventures Inc. ("El Nino") (TSX.V: ELN;
OTCBB: ELNOF; Frankfurt: E7Q) is pleased to update our shareholders that our
exploration program is underway on Research Permits No. 5214, 5215, 5216 and
5217 (Copper Mountain Project). These permits were granted by the Cadastre
Miner of the DRC and cover over 350 square kilometers. Our Copper Mountain
project is located just 3 kilometers west of Anvil Mining's (TSX-AVM)
(www.anvilmining.com) new discovery where they have reported 10.9% Cu over
21 meters, 8.9% Cu over 36 meters, 8.6% Cu over 31 meters and 8.6% Cu over
21 meters. Our project is also only 4 kilometers west of Tiger Resources'
(ASX-TGS) (www.tigerez.com) Kipoi project where they intersected 122 meters of
over 7.31% Cu.
    Jean Luc Roy, President of El Nino states: Our Copper Mountain Project in
the DRC is located in the middle of two new discoveries by Anvil Mining and
Tiger Resources. The geological trend of these two new discoveries runs right
through our Copper Mountain project and we are fast tracking our efforts to
outline a new copper deposit by flying airborne geophysics and our first
drilling campaign is slated for the fall 2007. El Nino Ventures joins these
companies in the DRC for what is considered by most experts in the industry as
the new era for copper in the DRC.

    About the DRC

    The DRC Copperbelt hosts multiple world class deposits and the
exploration potential is considered one of the best in the world. In late 2006
the DRC had its first free election in 48 years and previous to that it
established a new mining code in 2003. These events have created a renewed
confidence for investors in the DRC. Major mining companies such as Phelps
Dodge and First Quantum Minerals are now in construction on world class ore
bodies. Several junior companies are now actively exploring for copper and
other minerals in the DRC. Most known deposits in the DRC were found in the
last 1940's and 50's. From 2000 several new deposits were found by companies
like Anvil Mining and First Quantum Minerals. The potential for finding new
world class ore bodies is real.
    Our projects are in the same geological belt as properties that have
yielded deposits and excellent copper values for companies like Anvil Mining
Limited and Tiger Resources Limited. These projects are adjacent to land
holdings held by major companies like BHP Billiton and Gecamines.
    With this addition to our portfolio of exploration projects puts El Nino
at the forefront of base metals exploration. Our Bathurst New Brunswick
project with our partner, Xstrata Zinc is starting its second year with plans
to diamond drill more than 25,000 meters this year. This project combined with
our entry in the DRC provides the company with a robust portfolio of
exploration projects and we will work these projects effectively for our
shareholders over the next few years.

    About El Nino Ventures Inc.

    El Nino Ventures is a mineral exploration company, whose corporate
objective is to revisit former mining regions and apply the latest
technologies to advanced stage exploration targets. In June 2007, El Nino will
commence a 25,000 meter drill program on the Bathurst Mining Camp. El Nino is
presently in an aggressive acquisition phase to acquire more projects in the
DRC.

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    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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