Assessment of Undiscovered Conventional Oil and Gas Resources in the Lower Paleozoic of the Williston Basin Province, 2020
Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated undiscovered, technically recoverable mean resources of 83 million barrels of oil and 351 billion cubic feet of gas in lower Paleozoic strata of the Williston Basin Province, North Dakota, Montana, and South Dakota.
Schenk, C.J., Mercier, T.J., Woodall, C.A., Ellis, G.S., Finn, T.M., Le, P.A., Marra, K.R., Leathers-Miller, H.M., and Drake, R.M., II, 2021, Assessment of undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources in the lower Paleozoic of the Williston Basin Province, 2020: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2020–3063, 2 p., https://doi.org/10.3133/fs20203063.
ISSN: 2327-6932 (online)
ISSN: 2327-6916 (print)
|Publication Subtype||USGS Numbered Series|
|Title||Assessment of undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources in the lower Paleozoic of the Williston Basin Province, 2020|
|Series title||Fact Sheet|
|Publisher||U.S. Geological Survey|
|Publisher location||Reston VA|
|Contributing office(s)||Central Energy Resources Science Center|
|Description||Report: 2 p.; Data Release|
|State||Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota|
|Other Geospatial||Williston Basin Province|
|Online Only (Y/N)||N|
|Google Analytic Metrics||Metrics page|