Eagle Plains Announces Financing


Cranbrook, B.C.: Eagle Plains Resources Ltd. (EPL:TSX) announces that it intends to complete a non-brokered private placement to insiders and non-insiders in Canada. Application will be filed with the CDNX to sell up to 1 million flow-through common shares at a price of $.15 CDN per share, with maximum gross proceeds of the offer expected to be $150,000. No finders fees will be paid. The financing is anticipated to close by late May.

Funds generated by the financing will be used by the company to advance exploration on a number of its gold and base-metal properties in British Columbia and Yukon.

On behalf of the Board of Directors


“Tim J. Termuende”
President and CEO

For further information on EPL, please contact Mike Labach at 1 866 HUNT ORE (486 8673)
Email: mgl@eagleplains.com or visit our website at http://www.eagleplains.com

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