Assessment of undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources of the Cooper and Eromanga Basins, Australia, 2016

Fact Sheet 2016-3028
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Abstract

Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated mean conventional resources of 68 million barrels of oil and 964 billion cubic feet of gas in the Cooper and Eromanga Basins of Australia.

Suggested Citation

Schenk, C.J., Tennyson, M.E., Mercier, T.J., Klett, T.R., Finn, T.M., Le, P.A., Brownfield, M.E., Gaswirth, S.B., Marra, K.R., Hawkins, S.J., Leathers-Miller, H.M., and Pitman, J.K., 2016, Assessment of undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources of the Cooper and Eromanga Basins, Australia, 2016: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2016–3028, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20163028.

ISSN: 2327-6932 (online)

ISSN: 2327-6916 (print)

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Undiscovered Resource Summary
  • References Cited

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Assessment of undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources of the Cooper and Eromanga Basins, Australia, 2016
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 2016-3028
DOI 10.3133/fs20163028
Year Published 2016
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston VA
Contributing office(s) Central Energy Resources Science Center
Description 2 p.
Country Australia
Other Geospatial Cooper Basin, Eromanga Basin
Online Only (Y/N) N
Additional Online Files (Y/N) N