MATERIAL CHANGE REPORT
August 9, 2010
The Company’s news release dated August 9, 2010, was disseminated by Marketwire, Incorporated on August
The Company announced drill and trench results from the Tucan Project on its Oro Del Norte exploration
concession located in central Panama.
For a full description of the material change, please see Schedule “A”.
Richard Fifer, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Company, can be contacted at (604) 694-0021.
Dated August 9, 2010
Item 1. Name and Address of Company
Petaquilla Minerals Ltd. (the “Company”)
410 - 475 West Georgia Street
Vancouver, British Columbia
V6 B 4M9
Item 2. Date of Material Change
Item 3. News Release
Item 4. Summary of Material Change
Item 5. Full Description of Material Change
Item 6. Reliance on subsection 7.1(2) or (3) of National Instrument 51-102
Item 7. Omitted Information
Item 8. Executive Officer
Item 9. Date of Report
PETAQUILLA MINERALS LTD.
Per: /s/ Richard Fifer
Chairman of the Board of Directors
Petaquilla Exploration Drilling Update
Discovery of New Epithermal Gold Vein Systems at the Oro Del Norte Concession
Vancouver, BC – August 9, 2010: Petaquilla Minerals Ltd (“Petaquilla” or the “Company”) today announced
positive drill and trench results from the Tucan Project on its Oro Del Norte exploration concession located in
central Panama. The Tucan Project is approximately 20 kilometres northeast of the Company’s Molejon Mine
site, within trucking distance of the mill if a commercially viable deposit is discovered. Petaquilla has also
identified five other prospective gold and copper bearing targets in other areas of its concession.
As previously announced March 4, 2010, the Company has been aggressively exploring the concession and has
defined an area known as the Tucan Project containing significant sur