Nemaska Exploration Appoints Mr. Claude Britt, P. Geo. as Senior Geological Consultant

10 February 2010
QUEBEC CITY, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Feb. 10, 2010) - Nemaska Exploration Inc. ("Nemaska" or the "Company") (TSX VENTURE:NMX) is proud to announce that Mr. Claude Britt, P. Geo. has been appointed to the role of senior geological consultant to the management for an initial period of 12 months.

Mr. Britt is a professional geologist with over 35 years of experience in mineral exploration, development and production. He has participated in several important mineral discoveries including the Silidor mine in Rouyn Noranda, the Tulawaka and Buzwagi mines in Tanzania and the Pukakaka Sur deposit in Peru. Mr. Britt was formerly Vice President Exploration for Pangea Goldfields Inc., a company bought by Barrick Gold in 2000. Previously Mr. Britt worked for major companies such as Noranda, Iron Ore Company of Canada and RTZ.

"Mr. Britt brings a vast skill set that is directly applicable to the advancement of our various exploration projects, specifically the lithium project (Whabouchi) on where we are currently drilling." commented Mr. Guy Bourassa President and Chief Executive officer.

About Nemaska Exploration

Nemaska Exploration Inc., a reporting issuer in Quebec since November 2008, is a mineral exploration company involved in the James Bay region in Quebec. Its main assets are the Lac Arques (about 30,000 hectares), Whabouchi (about 1,600 hectares) Lac Levac and Lac des Montagnes properties (about 32,000 hectares) all 100 % owned. These properties are contiguous and cover about 70 km of the Lac des Montagnes green belt polymetallic formation and are easily accessible year round by either the Route du Nord from Chibougamau (280 km) or the Route de la Baie James from Matagami (380 km). They are located near the Cree community of Nemaska and the Nemiscau airport.