Quaterra Resources Inc. is a mining exploration and development company focused on advancing its key copper assets in Yerington, Nevada. Quaterra’s Yerington projects have good existing infrastructure, valuable water rights, community support and significant exploration upside. They have the potential to be transformed into a district-scale, long-life copper mining operation.

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Opportunity

Opportunity

Quaterra has the opportunity to bring the large, historic Yerington copper mining district back into production.

    Assets

    Assets

    The Company has 100%-ownership in three partially defined porphyry copper deposits in one of the world's most attractive mining jurisdictions.

      Value

      Value

      Potentially significant copper resources, valuable water rights, a favorable mining jurisdiction and attractive, untested exploration upside all contribute to enhancing project value.

        Team

        Team

        Quaterra has an experienced exploration and development team with established relationships with major mining companies.

          Financing

          Financing

          Quaterra has an earn-in agreement with Freeport Nevada giving Freeport the option to spend US$138 million for a 75% interest in the Yerington assets. The company has secured additional working capital from the sale of non-core assets.

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            Yerington’s History

            “Preserving our history while planning our future.”

            That’s the motto of Yerington, Nevada, and it is a fitting one at that.

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            Earn-in Option

            We have an option agreement that allows Freeport-McMoRan Nevada LLC to earn a 55% to 80% interest by spending between $38 million and $388 million on exploration, depending on various options available to both parties.

            Investor Info

            NEWS
            Quaterra announces Freeport Nevada Agreement
            Quaterra News
            Quaterra Announces Freeport-McMoRan Nevada LLC To Commit To US$1.7 Million In Option Payments
            June 15, 2015
            POWERPOINT
            Reviving a world-class copper district
            Quaterra Powerpoint
            The Bear Deposit: Exploring a Potential Catalyst for the Yerington Copper District, June 2015
            CONFERENCE CALL
            Investor Status call
            Quaterra Conference Call
            Investor Status call
            June 17, 2014
            VIDEO
            March 2012
            Quaterra Video
            Our commodity is discovery.
            March 2014