DENVER, Aug. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Gasco Energy, Inc. (NYSE MKT: GSX) today announced its participation in The Oil and Gas Conference 2012 to be held in Denver. Gasco Energy's chief operating officer, Mike Decker will provide a corporate update to conference delegates on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 at 4:50 PM MDT. Webcasting will be available for the presentation and can be accessed by logging onto: http://www.investorcalendar.com/IC/CEPage.asp?ID=169372&CID around that time. About Gasco EnergyDenver-based Gasco Energy, Inc. is a natural gas and petroleum exploitation, development and production company engaged in locating and developing hydrocarbon resources, primarily in the Rocky Mountain region and in California's San Joaquin Basin. Gasco's principal business is the acquisition of leasehold interests in petroleum and natural gas rights, either directly or indirectly, and the exploitation and development of properties subject to these leases. Gasco focuses its drilling efforts in the Riverbend Project located in the Uinta Basin of northeastern Utah, targeting the oil-bearing Green River Formation and the natural gas-prone Wasatch, Mesaverde, Blackhawk, Mancos, Dakota and Morrison formations. To learn more, visit Gasco's website at www.gascoenergy.com. SOURCE Gasco Energy, Inc.