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Atlanta Gold's Pilot Water Treatment Facility continues to achieve compliance

TORONTO, April 22, 2014 /CNW/ - Atlanta Gold Inc. (TSXV: ATG) (OTCQX: ATLDF) (the "Company") announces today that the Pilot Water Treatment Facility (PWTF) continues to maintain compliance with the drinking water standards as set by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the Idaho Department of Environmental Quality.  The water sample testing results provided by Analytical Laboratories, Inc., Boise, Idaho, support the company's reporting records.  The summary of the last six-month weekly averages are as follows:


Drinking water

standards

Six-month average

Arsenic

10 ppb

3 ppb

Iron

1,000 ppb

86 ppb

Total Suspended Solids

30 ppm

<3 ppm

Note:  ppb = parts per billion; ppm=parts per million

President and CEO, Wm. Ernest Simmons, says "The results of the past six months verifies that the innovative PWTF with the additional 2013 filtration system is capable of achieving successful treatment without chemical additives.  The Company continues to improve the system to address potential seasonal variations to flow volumes and surges.  The capture of suspended solids in the pre-pond filters has demonstrated there is recovery of byproduct minerals.  Research and analysis of the collector filtration recovered materials is ongoing and we are pleased with the results." 

About Atlanta Gold Inc.

Atlanta Gold Inc. holds through its 100% owned subsidiary, Atlanta Gold Corporation, leases, options or ownership interests in its Atlanta properties which comprise approximately 2,159 acres (8.74 square kilometers) located 90 air kilometers east of Boise, in Elmore County, Idaho.  A long history of mining makes Atlanta very suitable for development of new mining projects.  The Company is focused on advancing its core asset, Atlanta, towards mine development and production.

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SOURCE Atlanta Gold Inc.

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