Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources of the Lusitanian Basin Province, Portugal, 2016

Fact Sheet 2016-3086
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Abstract

Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey assessed mean undiscovered, technically recoverable resources of 121 million barrels of oil and 212 billion cubic feet of gas in the Lusitanian Basin Province, Portugal.

Suggested Citation

Schenk, C.J., Tennyson, M.E., Klett, T.R., Finn, T.M., Mercier, T.J., Gaswirth, S.B., Marra, K.R., Le, P.A., Hawkins, S.J., Leathers-Miller, H.M., and Paxton, S.T., 2016, Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources of the Lusitanian Basin Province, Portugal, 2016: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2016–3086, 2 p., http://dx.doi.org/10.3133/fs20163086.

ISSN: 2327-6932 (online)

ISSN: 2327-6916 (print)

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Geologic Models for Assessment
  • Undiscovered Resource Summary
  • References

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources of the Lusitanian Basin Province, Portugal, 2016
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 2016-3086
DOI 10.3133/fs20163086
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 Portugal
Other Geospatial Lusitanian Basin Province
Online Only (Y/N) N