Western Gas Resources, Inc. to Present at IPAA Conference

Apr 16, 2001, 01:00 ET from Western Gas Resources, Inc.

    DENVER, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Gas Resources, Inc. ("Western")
 (NYSE:   WGR) announced today that it will present at the IPAA (Independent
 Petroleum Association of America) Oil & Gas Investment Symposium in New York
 City on April 18, 2001.
     The presentation materials may be accessed on Western's web site at
 approximately 2:00 P.M. Eastern Standard Time ("EST") on April 18.  The live
 presentation will also be web cast beginning at 2:10 P.M. EST.  The web site
 address is www.westerngas.com.  Go to Financial/Investor Information, then
 Current News.
 
     Western is an independent gas gatherer and processor, transporter,
 producer and an energy marketer providing a broad range of services to its
 customers from the wellhead to the sales delivery point.  The Company designs,
 constructs, owns and operates natural gas gathering, processing and treating
 facilities in major gas-producing basins in the Rocky Mountain, Mid-Continent,
 Gulf Coast and Southwestern regions of the United States.
 
     Investor Contact:  Ron Wirth, Director of Investor Relations,
 (800) 933-5603 or (303) 252-6090, e-mail: rwirth@westerngas.com.
 
 

SOURCE Western Gas Resources, Inc.
    DENVER, April 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Western Gas Resources, Inc. ("Western")
 (NYSE:   WGR) announced today that it will present at the IPAA (Independent
 Petroleum Association of America) Oil & Gas Investment Symposium in New York
 City on April 18, 2001.
     The presentation materials may be accessed on Western's web site at
 approximately 2:00 P.M. Eastern Standard Time ("EST") on April 18.  The live
 presentation will also be web cast beginning at 2:10 P.M. EST.  The web site
 address is www.westerngas.com.  Go to Financial/Investor Information, then
 Current News.
 
     Western is an independent gas gatherer and processor, transporter,
 producer and an energy marketer providing a broad range of services to its
 customers from the wellhead to the sales delivery point.  The Company designs,
 constructs, owns and operates natural gas gathering, processing and treating
 facilities in major gas-producing basins in the Rocky Mountain, Mid-Continent,
 Gulf Coast and Southwestern regions of the United States.
 
     Investor Contact:  Ron Wirth, Director of Investor Relations,
 (800) 933-5603 or (303) 252-6090, e-mail: rwirth@westerngas.com.
 
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