Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources of the Sud Province, north-central Africa

Fact Sheet 2011-3029
World Petroleum Resources Project
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Abstract

The Sud Province located in north-central Africa recently was assessed for undiscovered, technically recoverable oil, natural gas, and natural gas liquids resources as part of the U.S. Geological Survey's (USGS) World Oil and Gas Assessment. Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the USGS estimated mean volumes of 7.31 billion barrels of oil, 13.42 trillion cubic feet of natural gas, and 353 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 Sud Province, north-central Africa
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 2011-3029
DOI 10.3133/fs20113029
Year Published 2011
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) Central Energy Resources Science Center
Description 4 p.
First page 1
Last page 4
Other Geospatial Sud Province;North-central Africa
Additional Online Files (Y/N) N
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