Whiting Petroleum Corporation to Present at The Oil and Gas Conference

Aug 19, 2010, 17:40 ET from Whiting Petroleum Corporation

DENVER, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Whiting Petroleum Corporation (NYSE: WLL) today announced that it will present at EnerCom, Inc.'s The Oil and Gas Conference at the Westin Tabor Center in Denver on Monday, August 23, 2010 at 10:05 a.m. (MDT). President and CEO James J. Volker will discuss the Company's strategy, development plans and outlook.

Whiting's live presentation may be accessed on the Internet by logging onto the following link: http://www.investorcalendar.com/CEPage.asp?ID=161140. The presentation materials and link to the webcast will also be available on Whiting's website at www.whiting.com beginning August 23, 2010, and on The Oil and Gas Conference® website at http://theoilandgasconference.com/webcast.shtml.

About Whiting Petroleum Corporation

Whiting Petroleum Corporation, a Delaware corporation, is an independent oil and gas company that acquires, exploits, develops and explores for crude oil, natural gas and natural gas liquids primarily in the Permian Basin, Rocky Mountains, Mid-Continent, Gulf Coast and Michigan regions of the United States.  The Company's largest projects are in the Bakken and Three Forks plays in North Dakota and its Enhanced Oil Recovery fields in Oklahoma and Texas.  The Company trades publicly under the symbol WLL on the New York Stock Exchange.  For further information, please visit www.whiting.com.

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