VANCOUVER, Jan. 31 /CNW Telbec/ - Dale Schultz, Vice President
Exploration of Continuum Resources Ltd (TSXV: CNU) is pleased to announce that
Leonard Sinclair of Clifton and Associates has been appointed to the position
of Environmental Manager for Continuum. Mr. Sinclair will be responsible for
providing his knowledge and experience regarding environmental assessments,
government regulation, community relations and the potential impact of
exploration and mining on the environment from Continuum's exploration
activities in the Country of Mexico.
Mr. Sinclair is an associate with Clifton and Associates. He received his
post-secondary education from Kelsey Institute of Technology in Water Sciences
and Environmental Studies at the University of Saskatchewan. Mr. Sinclair has
over thirty years of consulting experience in the mining industry. He worked
at the Rabbit Lake Uranium Mine in Northern Saskatchewan providing
environmental monitoring and oversight, and he has held a number of positions
with the Saskatchewan Department of Environment over 18 years, particularly of
note as the Technical Services Manager working for the Department's Mining
Regulatory group. There he developed assessment guidelines for the province
for acid rock drainage and assisted in the development of methodologies to
assess waste rock geochemical characteristics prior to mining. Mr. Sinclair
served as Project Manager for Government of Saskatchewan Northern Affairs
Initiative to decommission and reclaim the Gunnar Mines abandoned uranium mine
and tailings. He also served with Northern Affairs as the Manager of the
Northern Mines Environmental Monitoring Secretariat, responsible for the
integration of aboriginal and non-status northern communities in community
level environmental oversight of proposed and operational uranium mines.
Recently, he held the position of Environmental Consultant and Manager of
Environmental affairs for Shore Gold at the Fort la Carne Diamond exploration
About Clifton and Associates
Clifton Associates Ltd - Natural Environment S.C. of Mexico is a
consulting company focused on Environmental engineering, Systems engineering
(GIS, remote sensing), and Environmental management and permitting. For the
past 12 years Clifton has been involved in mining projects in Mexico from
greenfields to brownfields environments, bringing substantial experience in
all mining / environment related areas. Clifton's clients in the Mexican
mining sector include Panamericana, Penoles, Teck Corporation, Luismin,
Capstone Gold, Endeavour Silver, Geologix Explorations and Fortuna Silver.
Continuum is actively exploring 12 separate gold-silver projects in the
state of Oaxaca, where Continuum has acquired approximately 220,000 hectares.
Continuum is also 24% joint venture partner with Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.
(TSXV: FVI) on the San Jose silver project, on which drilling continues to
expand on the resource estimate previously announced by the Company on
March 12, 2007.
On Behalf of the Board of Directors of
Per: "Dale Schultz"
Dale Schultz, Vice President Exploration
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