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Emerald Oil, Inc. Investor Conference Schedule

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - April 10, 2013) -  Emerald Oil, Inc. (NYSE MKT: EOX) ("Emerald" or the "Company") announces that its management team plans to participate at the following investor conferences:

Monday, April 15, 2013 - Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Wednesday, April 17, 9:10am EDT investor presentation and one-on-one meetings
Independent Petroleum Association of America / Oil & Gas Investor Symposium (IPAA/OGIS)
The Sheraton New York Hotel & Towers
New York, NY
Company webcast available at: www.emeraldoil.com
IPAA/OGIS Webcast available at: www.ipaa.org

Wednesday, May 29, 2013 - Thursday, May 30, 2013
Panel discussion and one-on-one meetings
SunTrust / Play-By-Play Oil & Gas Conference
Le Parker Meridien
New York, NY

Monday, June 24, 2013 - Tuesday, June 25, 2013
Investor presentation and one-on-one meetings
Global Hunter Securities / Energy Conference
JW Marriott
Chicago, IL

Updated investor presentations will be available on our Company website the day of the event. Presentation times and webcasting are subject to change at the discretion of the conference organizer. Reference the Company website for details regarding conferences and other events in which the Company may participate.

About Emerald

Emerald is a Denver-based independent exploration and production company focused on the development of its approximate 51,000 net acres (pro forma for closed and pending acquisitions) in the Williston Basin in North Dakota and Montana, prospective for oil in the Bakken and Three Forks formations. Emerald holds approximately 14,000 net acres in the Sand Wash Basin in northwest Colorado, prospective for oil in the Niobrara formation, and holds approximately 33,500 net acres in central Montana, prospective for oil in the Heath formation. For more information, visit the Company's website at www.emeraldoil.com.