Forest Oil Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2012 Earnings Release Date and Teleconference

  Forest Oil Announces Fourth Quarter and Year End 2012 Earnings Release Date
  and Teleconference

Business Wire

DENVER -- January 31, 2013

Forest Oil Corporation (NYSE:FST) (Forest or the Company) announced today that
its fourth quarter and year end 2012 earnings release will be issued after the
close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, February 20,
2013.

A conference call is scheduled for Thursday, February 21, 2013, at 9:00 AM MT
to discuss the release. You may access the call by dialing toll free
866.356.3095 (for U.S./Canada) and 617.597.5391 (for International) and
request the Forest Oil teleconference (ID # 18661304). The conference call
will also be webcast live on the Internet and can be accessed by going to the
“Investor Relations” section of Forest Oil’s website at www.forestoil.com. A
Q&A period will follow.

A replay of the conference call will be available through March 7, 2013. You
may access the replay by dialing toll free 888.286.8010 (for U.S./Canada) or
617.801.6888 (for International), conference ID # 57791293. An archive of the
conference call webcast will also be available at www.forestoil.com in the
“Investor Relations” section of the website.

Forest Oil Corporation is engaged in the acquisition, exploration,
development, and production of natural gas and liquids in the United States
and selected international locations. Forest's principal reserves and
producing properties are located in the United States in Arkansas, Louisiana,
Oklahoma, Texas, Utah, and Wyoming. Forest's common stock trades on the New
York Stock Exchange under the symbol FST. For more information about Forest,
please visit its website at www.forestoil.com.

January 31, 2013

Contact:

Forest Oil Corporation
Larry C. Busnardo, 303-812-1441
Director, Investor Relations