Assessment of undiscovered continuous oil and gas resources in the Domanik-type formations of the Volga-Ural Region Province, Russia, 2017

Fact Sheet 2017-3085
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Abstract

Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated mean undiscovered, technically recoverable continuous resources of 2.8 billion barrels of oil and 34 trillion cubic feet of gas in the Domanik-type formations of the Volga-Ural Region Province, Russia.

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Klett, T.R., Brownfield, M.E., Finn, T.M., Gaswirth, S.B., Le, P.A., Leathers-Miller, H.M., Marra, K.R., Mercier, T.J., Pitman, J.K., Schenk, C.J., Tennyson, M.E., and Woodall, C.A., 2018, Assessment of undiscovered continuous oil and gas resources in the Domanik-type formations of the Volga-Ural Region Province, Russia, 2017: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2017–3085, 2 p., https://doi.org/10.3133/fs20173085.

ISSN: 2327-6932 (online)

ISSN: 2327-6916 (print)

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  • Introduction
  • Geologic Model
  • Undiscovered Resources Summary
  • References Cited
Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Assessment of undiscovered continuous oil and gas resources in the Domanik-type formations of the Volga-Ural Region Province, Russia, 2017
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 2017-3085
DOI 10.3133/fs20173085
Year Published 2018
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) Central Energy Resources Science Center
Description 2 p.
Country Russia
Other Geospatial Volga-Ural Region Province
Online Only (Y/N) N
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