SOURCE: Pure Cycle Corporation

June 01, 2015 10:43 ET

Pure Cycle Corporation Announces Receipt of First Oil and Gas Royalty

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Jun 1, 2015) - Pure Cycle Corporation (NASDAQ: PCYO) ("Pure Cycle" or the "Company") announces today that it has received its first royalty check from the Sky Ranch Oil and Gas lease.

O&G Royalties

"We are pleased to announce that Pure Cycle has received its first Oil & Gas royalties totaling approximately $218,000 for oil production from its mineral interest from two wells at Sky Ranch," commented Mark Harding, Pure Cycle's President and CEO. The amount included royalties from oil production from commencement of each well through April 15, 2015, which represents approximately two months of production. The first well generated royalty revenue of approximately $173,000, 20% gross (net of taxes), based on the Company's 3/8ths interest of the total production of this 1,280 acre pooled mineral estate. The 10,000 foot horizontal well recorded production of approximately 59,200 barrels for the period. The second well generated royalty revenue of approximately $45,000, 20% gross (net of taxes), based on the Company's 1/8th interest of the total production of this 1,280 acre pooled mineral estate. This 10,000 foot horizontal well recorded production of approximately 47,500 barrels for the period. The gas collection infrastructure has been extended to these wells and the gas product is now being collected and will begin generating royalties during the next reporting period.

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Pure Cycle owns water assets in the Denver, Colorado metropolitan area. Pure Cycle provides water and wastewater services to customers located in the Denver metropolitan area including the design, construction, operation and maintenance of water and wastewater systems.

Additional information including our recent press releases and Annual Reports are available at www.purecyclewater.com, or you may contact our President, Mark W. Harding, at 303-292-3456 or at info@purecyclewater.com.

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