Big Sky Petroleum Corporation

Big Sky Petroleum Corporation

February 21, 2013 09:00 ET

Big Sky Petroleum Completes Fracture Simulation of First Wolfberry Well in Midland Basin Prospect

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Feb. 21, 2013) - Big Sky Petroleum Corp. (TSX VENTURE:BSP) is pleased to announce that it has completed the Schafer No.1 Wolfberry Well in its Texas Midland Basin prospect, located in the southern portion of the Permian Basin. The Schafer No. 1 was drilled to a TVD of 7,370 feet and completed with a 6-stage fracture stimulation. The well is presently undergoing flow back and testing. Sam Nastat, President, commented, "We are very pleased with the performance of our operating division and expect to have the flow back test results within the next 30 days."

About Big Sky

Big Sky is an oil and gas exploration and production company with U.S. operations in Montana and Texas. The Company is currently focused on the development of unconventional tight oil reservoirs in the Southern Alberta Basin of Montana and the Southern Midland Basin in West Texas.

Sam Nastat, President

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