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Assessment of Gas Hydrate Resources on the North Slope, Alaska, 2008

http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2008/3073/

We estimate that there are about 85 trillion cubic feet (TCF) of undiscovered, technically recoverable gas resources within gas hydrates in northern Alaska.

by Collett, Timothy S.; Agena, Warren F.; Lee, Myung W.; Zyrianova, Margarita V.; Bird, Kenneth J.; Charpentier, Troy C.; Houseknecht, David W.; Klett, Timothy R.; Pollastro, Richard M.; and Schenk, Christopher J.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2008-3073
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Economic geology, Gas hydrate resources, Natural resource assessment, Petroleum, Mineral deposit areas
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