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Assessment of remaining recoverable oil in selected major oil fields of the San Joaquin Basin, California

The mean total volume of potential oil reserves that might be added in the nine fields using improved oil-recovery technologies was estimated to be about 6.5 billion barrels of oil.

by Tennyson, Marilyn E.; Cook, Troy A.; Charpentier, Ronald R.; Gautier, Donald L.; Klett, Timothy R.; Verma, Mahendra K.; Ryder, Robert T.; Attanasi, Emil D.; Freeman, Philip A.; and Le, Phuong A.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3050
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Economic geology, Enhanced oil recovery, Natural resource assessment, Oil resources, Petroleum, Mineral deposit areas
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Fresno, Kern
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