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Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources in Jurassic and Cretaceous strata of the Gulf Coast, 2010

We estimated means of 147.4 trillion cubic feet of undiscovered natural gas, 2.4 billion barrels of undiscovered oil, and 2.96 billion barrels of undiscovered natural gas liquids in this area using a geology-based assessment methodology.

by Dubiel, Russell F.; Warwick, Peter D.; Swanson, Sharon M.; Burke, Lauri A.; Biewick, Laura R. H.; Charpentier, Ronald R.; Coleman, James L. Jr.; Cook, Troy A.; Dennen, Kristin; Doolan, Colin; Enomoto, Catherine B.; Hackley, Paul C.; Karlsen, Alexander W.; Klett, Timothy R.; Kinney, Scott A.; Lewan, Michael D.; Merrill, Matthew; Pearson, Krystal M.; Pearson, Ofori N.; Pitman, Janet K.; Pollastro, Richard M.; Rowan, Elisabeth L.; Schenk, Christopher J.; and Valentine, Brett J.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3020
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Cretaceous, Jurassic, Economic geology, Natural gas resources, Natural resource assessment, Oil resources, Petroleum, Mineral deposit areas
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Alabama, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Mississippi, Texas
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