September 16, 1996
Softrock Closes $1,000,000 Share Offering
Net proceeds from this sale of two million shares at $0.50 per share will be mostly used to help finance Softrock's aggressive exploration program in south and west Greenland where it holds approximately 350,000 net acres of exclusive licensed lands plus an additional 140 square kilometers (35,000 net acres) in west Greenland under application.
Softrock trades on the Alberta Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "STZ".
For further information please contact Keith McLean at (403) 266-2605 or 1-800-809-3411 or Denis Gagnon at (403) 262-3600.