Enterra Energy Trust announces April 2007 distribution of US$0.06

    CALGARY, March 16 /CNW/ - Enterra Energy Trust ("Enterra" or the "Trust")
(TSX: ENT.UN, NYSE:   ENT) today announces that a cash distribution of US$0.06
per trust unit will be paid on April 15, 2007 in respect of the March 2007
production. The distribution will be paid in U.S. funds to unitholders of
record at the close of business March 31, 2007. The ex-distribution date is
March 28, 2007.

    For U.S. Residents
    Enterra has received advice from its tax advisors that the distributions
from Enterra should be eligible for qualified dividend treatment, provided the
U.S. unitholders meet certain holding period requirements. Enterra is required
to apply approximately 15% withholding tax for U.S. residents under the
Canada-United States Tax Convention.

    About Enterra Energy Trust
    Enterra Energy Trust is a conventional oil and gas trust based in
Calgary, Alberta. The Trust acquires, operates and exploits petroleum and
natural gas assets principally in Alberta and British Columbia, Canada, and in
Oklahoma, U.S.A.

    Forward-Looking Statements
    Certain information regarding the Trust contained herein constitutes
forward-looking statements under the meaning of applicable securities laws,
including the United States Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
Forward-looking statements include estimates, plans, expectations, opinions,
forecasts, projections, guidance, or other statements that are not statements
of fact, including statements regarding risks and uncertainties described from
time to time in the reports and filings made by the Trust with securities
regulatory authorities. Although the Trust believes that the expectations
reflected in such forward-looking statements are reasonable, it can give no
assurance that such expectations will prove to have been correct. There are
many factors that could cause forward-looking statements not to be correct,
including risks and uncertainties inherent in the Trust's business. These
risks include, but are not limited to: crude oil and natural gas price
volatility, exchange rate fluctuations, availability of services and supplies,
operating hazards and mechanical failures, uncertainties in the estimates of
reserves and in projection of future rates of production and timing of
development expenditures, general economic conditions, and the actions or
inactions of third-party operators. The Trust may, as considered necessary in
the circumstances, update or revise forward looking information, whether as a
result of new information, future events, or otherwise. The Trust's
forward-looking statements are expressly qualified in their entirety by this
cautionary statement.

For further information:

For further information: E. Keith Conrad, President & CEO, Enterra
Energy Trust, Telephone: (403) 263-0262 or (877) 263-0262, E-mail:
ekconrad@enterraenergy.com; Victor Roskey, Senior Vice President & CFO,
Enterra Energy Trust, Telephone: (403) 263-0262 or (877) 263-0262, E-mail:
vroskey@enterraenergy.com; www.enterraenergy.com

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