Assessment of undiscovered continuous gas resources in Upper Devonian Shales of the Appalachian Basin Province, 2017

Fact Sheet 2018-3018
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  • Related Work: Fact Sheet 2016–3085: Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources of the Mississippian Sunbury Shale and Devonian–Mississippian Chattanooga Shale in the Appalachian Basin Province, 2016
  • Dataset: USGS data release USGS National and Global Oil and Gas Assessment Project-Appalachian Basin Province, Upper Devonian Shales Assessment Unit Boundaries and Assessment Input Forms
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Abstract

Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated mean undiscovered, technically recoverable continuous resources of 10.7 trillion cubic feet of natural gas in Upper Devonian shales of the Appalachian Basin Province.

Suggested Citation

Enomoto, C.B., Trippi, M.H., Higley, D.K., Rouse, W.A., Dulong, F.T., Klett, T.R., Mercier, T.J., Brownfield, M.E., Leathers-Miller, H.M., Finn, T.M., Marra, K.R., Le, P.A., Woodall, C.A., and Schenk, C.J., 2018, Assessment of undiscovered continuous gas resources in Upper Devonian Shales of the Appalachian Basin Province, 2017: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2018–3018, 2 p., https://doi.org/10.3133/fs20183018.

ISSN: 2327-6932 (online)

ISSN: 2327-6916 (print)

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Table of Contents

  • Introduction
  • Geologic Model for Assessment
  • Undiscovered Resources Summary
  • References Cited

Additional publication details

Publication type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Title Assessment of undiscovered continuous gas resources in Upper Devonian Shales of the Appalachian Basin Province, 2017
Series title Fact Sheet
Series number 2018-3018
DOI 10.3133/fs20183018
Year Published 2018
Language English
Publisher U.S. Geological Survey
Publisher location Reston, VA
Contributing office(s) Eastern Energy Resources Science Center
Description 2 p.
Country United States
Other Geospatial Appalachian Basin Province
Online Only (Y/N) N