Pacific Booker Minerals Inc. Announces Approved Terms of Reference, dated May 21, 2009, for the Morrison Copper/Gold Project

May 27, 2009, 13:33 ET from Pacific Booker Minerals Inc.

VANCOUVER, May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - The Company is pleased to announce that the BC Environmental Assessment Office has approved the Terms of Reference for the proposed Morrison Copper/Gold project. The Terms of Reference specifies the information that must be contained in Pacific Booker Minerals Inc's application for an Environmental Assessment Certificate.

Issue identification and issue scoping was undertaken in consultation with interested and potentially affected parties - federal and provincial agencies, local governments, First Nations and the public - to ensure that all potential effects and issues of relevance to the assessment were incorporated into the Terms of Reference, so that the resulting application for the Environmental Assessment Certificate will be complete.

The Environmental Assessment Certificate is required to apply for a Mining Permit for the construction, operation and maintenance, decommissioning and reclamation of the proposed 30,000 tonnes/day open-pit mine at the Morrison property.

Pacific Booker Minerals Inc. is pleased to have completed this essential milestone.

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    On Behalf of the Board of Directors

    "Erik Tornquist"

    Erik Tornquist, Executive Director

SOURCE Pacific Booker Minerals Inc.