Vermilion Energy Trust Issues Cash Distribution

Vermilion Energy Trust has announced a cash distribution of $0.19 per trust unit payable on March 16, 2009 to all unitholders of record on February 27, 2009.

The ex-distribution date for this payment is February 25, 2009. Vermilion has paid cumulative distributions per unit totalling $12.52 since inception as a Trust in January 2003.