Northern Shield Commences Summer Exploration Program at Shot Rock Gold Property, Nova Scotia

Ottawa, Ontario (May 15) - Northern Shield Resources Inc. ("Northern Shield" or the "Company") [TSX-V: NRN] is pleased to announce that the initial phase of a multi-phase exploration program is underway at the Shot Rock Gold Property (the “Property”) in Nova Scotia, which is being explored for epithermal gold mineralization. Northern Shield can earn up to an 80% interest in the Property.