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Quaterra Resources CEO Steven Dischler Talks Plans for Yerington and Bear Deposits in Nevada

Quaterra Resources (TSXV:QTA,OTCMKTS:QTRRF,FWB:QR2) President & CEO Steven Dischler spoke to the Investing News Network about the Yerington, Nevada copper projects. He says that investors should watch out for the following catalysts in 2015, "We're going to be commencing drilling on the Bear Deposit, which is a known mineralized area in our district. It's a very large system, has historic drilling in it, and part of a big district. We want to begin drilling in the third quarter of this year - July or August - shortly. We're also doing some exploratory geophysical work on our ground there. We'd be presenting our drill results as we get them, through next year, and then lastly, we want to finish the sale of our Nieves Silver Project in Mexico. We entered into an agreement back in December of 2014 for the sale of that and the payments are coming in over the next 12 months."

Avrupa Minerals Announces $400,000 Private Placement

Avrupa Minerals (TSXV:AVU) announced a private placement for gross proceeds of $400,000. Each $0.10 unit of the placement will have a four-month hold period and will be made up of one common share plus a warrant to purchase another common share at $0.15 for a period of up to three years.

Foran Mining CEO Patrick Soares Provides an Update on 2015 Catalysts

Foran Mining Corporation (TSXV:FOM) CEO Patrick Soares provided an update on the Company's milestones and catalysts for the remainder of 2015. Mr. Soares reported, "Having completed a PEA at McIlvenna Bay, we saw the opportunity to do what we've been telling other people. We believe that the Hanson Lake Camp where McIlvenna Bay is located - we've got a lot of property there - and we believe, like Flin Flon itself, that this is a mining camp."

Frank Holmes: The Rise of Alternative Energy is a Boon for Copper

Frank Holmes of US Global Investors (NASDAQ:GROW) wrote about a report from energy policy group REN21 about the global status of renewable energy, noting that more and more renewables will be used as the world's population continues to grow. He also noted that, according to Bloomberg New Energy Finance, roughly $8 trillion will be spent on renewables globally between now and 2040.

Entree Gold Provides AGM Results

Entree Gold (TSX:ETG) reported results from its annual general meeting of shareholders, held on June 29. All matters submitted to shareholders were approved, including the election of six directors of the company.

Nevada Copper Welcomes James Askew as Director

Nevada Copper Corp. (TSX:NCU) announced that Mr. James Askew has been appointed to the Board of Directors. Mr. Askew s currently the Chairman of Oceanagold Corporation and Syrah Resources, as well as a Director of Evolution Mining and Asian Mineral Resources.

Source Exploration Preliminary Metallurgical Test Work for Las Minas Project Indicates 95% Copper

Source Exploration Corp. (TSXV:SOP,FWB:4QW) released preliminary metallurgical test work results from the Las Minas gold-silver-copper project in Veracruz State, Mexico. Results indicating recoveries of 95% copper, 89% gold and 84% silver, which included flotation testing and was undertaken by ALS Metallurgy of Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada.