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2010 updated assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources of the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska (NPRA)

We estimate mean volumes of 896 million barrels of oil and about 53 trillion cubic feet of nonassociated natural gas in conventional, undiscovered accumulations within this area, a reduction of our 2002 estimate due to new geologic information.

by Houseknecht, David W.; Bird, Kenneth J.; Schuenemeyer, John H.; Attanasi, Emil D.; Garrity, Christopher P.; Schenk, Christopher J.; Charpentier, Ronald R.; Pollastro, Richard M.; Cook, Troy A.; and Klett, Timothy R.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2010-3102
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Economic geology, Natural gas resources, Natural resource assessment, Oil resources, Petroleum, Mineral deposit areas
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