ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - Dec. 8, 2016) - Altius Minerals Corporation (TSX:ALS) will release its fiscal 2017 second quarter results on Wednesday, December 14, after the markets close.

A conference call will be held on Thursday, December 15, 2016, starting at 9:30 a.m. EST to further discuss the second quarter results. To participate in the conference call, use the following dial-in numbers and conference ID, or join the webcast on-line as detailed below.

Fiscal 2017 Second Quarter Financials Call Information:

Time: 9.30 a.m. EST on Thursday, December 15, 2016
Dial-In Numbers: +1 (844) 473-0974 (Canada)
+1 (480) 696-7316 (International)
Pass code: 33465345
Conference Title: Altius Q2 - F2017
Webcast URL:

The call will be webcast and archived on the Corporation's website for a limited time.

About Altius

Altius' diversified royalties and streams generate revenue from 14 operating mines located in Canada and Brazil that produce copper, zinc, nickel, cobalt, precious metals, potash and thermal (electrical) and metallurgical coal. The portfolio also includes numerous pre-development stage royalties covering a wide spectrum of mineral commodities and jurisdictions. It also holds a large portfolio of exploration stage projects which it has generated for deal making with industry partners and which will result in third party funding, equity and minority interests and newly created royalty interests.

Altius has 43,335,654 shares issued and outstanding that are listed on Canada's Toronto Stock Exchange. It is a member of both the S&P/TSX Small Cap and S&P/TSX Global Mining Indices.

Contact Information:

Altius Minerals Corporation
Chad Wells

Altius Minerals Corporation
Ben Lewis