Canadian Natural Resources Announces Dividend

Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE:CNQ - News; TSX:CNQ - News) announces its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend on its common shares of C$0.20 (twenty cents) per share on a pre-stock split basis or C$0.10 (ten cents) per share on the proposed two-for-one stock split basis. The dividend will be payable July 1, 2004 to shareholders of record at the close of business on June 18, 2004.