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Assessment of undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources of South America and the Caribbean, 2012

We estimated means of 126 billion barrels of oil and 679 trillion cubic feet of undiscovered natural gas in 31 geologic provinces of South America and the Caribbean using a geology based assessment methodology.

by Schenk, Christopher J.; Brownfield, Michael E.; Charpentier, Ronald R.; Cook, Troy A.; Klett, Timothy R.; Kirschbaum, Mark A.; Pitman, Janet K.; Pollastro, Richard M.; and Tennyson, Marilyn E.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3046
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Economic geology, Natural gas resources, Natural resource assessment, Oil resources, Petroleum, Mineral deposit areas
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Argentina, Bahamas, the, Barbados, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Haiti, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela, Caribbean Islands
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