Assessment of Undiscovered Conventional Oil and Gas Resources of Upper Paleozoic Strata in the Williston Basin Province, 2020
Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated undiscovered, technically recoverable mean oil and gas resources of 134 million barrels of oil and 81 billion cubic feet of gas in upper Paleozoic strata of the Williston Basin Province in 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 of upper Paleozoic strata in the Williston Basin Province, 2020: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2021–3023, 4 p., https://doi.org/10.3133/fs20213023.
ISSN: 2327-6932 (online)
ISSN: 2327-6916 (print)
|Publication Subtype||USGS Numbered Series|
|Title||Assessment of undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources of upper Paleozoic strata in 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: 4 p.; Data Release|
|State||Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota|
|Other Geospatial||Williston Basin Province|
|Online Only (Y/N)||N|
|Google Analytic Metrics||Metrics page|