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Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources of the Illinois Basin, 2007

Fact Sheet 2007-3058

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Abstract

Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated the following quantities of undiscovered, technically recoverable oil and gas resources in the Illinois Basin, USA: (1) a mean of 214 million barrels of oil; (2) a mean of 4.65 trillion cubic feet of natural gas; and (3) a mean of 24 million barrels of natural gas liquids.

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Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources of the Illinois Basin, 2007
Series title:
Fact Sheet
Series number:
2007-3058
Edition:
-
Year Published:
2007
Language:
ENGLISH
Publisher:
Geological Survey (U.S.)
Contributing office(s):
U.S. Geological Survey
Description:
2 p.