Recovery Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: RECV), an independent oil and gas exploration and production company with operations and assets in the Denver-Julesburg (DJ) Basin, will present at the Global Hunter Securities Energy Conference in San Francisco on Monday, July 18. Roger A. Parker, Recovery Energy’s Chairman and CEO, will discuss the Company’s opportunities including the emerging Niobrara oil shale and other hydrocarbon-bearing formations in the DJ Basin that extends from south of Denver into Wyoming, Nebraska and Kansas. The presentation will be available at the Investors’ section of the company’s newly re-designed website on July 18: www.recoveryenergyco.com. The GHS Energy Conference will be held at the InterContinental Hotel in San Francisco, July 17-19. For more information, see: http://www.ghsecurities.com/pages/TheConference.aspx. About Recovery Energy, Inc. Recovery Energy, Inc. (OTCBB: RECV) is a Denver-based independent oil and gas exploration and production company focused on the Denver-Julesburg (DJ) Basin where it holds 158,000 gross, 137,000 net acres and management has more than 80 years’ experience. Recovery Energy’s primary focus is on growing revenue, cash-flow and reserves through its conventional drilling program on low-risk, low-cost, in-field targets, as well as through an unconventional drilling program targeting the various prospective oil shale horizons on its land. In addition to being prospective for the Niobrara oil shale formation, the Company’s asset base is comprised of current production and reserves from the “J” sand along with extensive leasehold prospective for other hydrocarbon-bearing formations such as the Pierre Shale, Codell, Greenhorn and Paleozoic horizons. For more information, please visit: www.recoveryenergyco.com. This press release may include “forward-looking statements” as defined by the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"), including statements, without limitation, regarding the Company’s expectations, beliefs, intentions or strategies regarding the future. Such forward-looking statements relate to, among other things the Company's: (1) proposed exploration and drilling operations, (2) expected production and revenue, and (3) estimates regarding the reserve potential of its properties. These statements are qualified by important factors that could cause the Company’s actual results to differ materially from those reflected by the forward-looking statements. Such factors include but are not limited to: (1) the Company’s ability to finance its the continued exploration and drilling operations, (2) positive confirmation of the reserves, production and operating expenses associated with the Company's properties; and (3) the general risks associated with oil and gas exploration and development, including those risks and factors described from time to time in the Company’s reports and registration statements filed with the SEC.