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Assessment of potential shale gas and shale oil resources of the Norte Basin, Uruguay, 2011

We estimated mean volumes of 13.4 trillion cubic feet of potential technically recoverable shale gas and 0.5 billion barrels of technically recoverable shale oil resources in this area using a performance-based geologic assessment methodology.

by Schenk, Christopher J.; Kirschbaum, Mark A.; Charpentier, Ronald R.; Cook, Troy A.; Klett, Timothy R.; Gautier, Donald L.; Pollastro, Richard M.; Weaver, Jean N.; and Brownfield, Michael E.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3100
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Economic geology, Natural gas resources, Natural resource assessment, Oil shale resources, Petroleum, Mineral deposit areas
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