USGS - science for a changing world

Science Topics

Maps, Imagery, and Publications Hazards Newsroom Education Jobs Partnerships Library About USGS Podcasts/RSS

Assessment of undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources of North Africa, 2012

http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2012/3147/

We estimated means of 19 billion barrels of technically recoverable undiscovered conventional oil and 370 trillion cubic feet of undiscovered conventional natural gas resources in this area using a geology-based assessment methodology.

by Schenk, Christopher J.; Klett, Timothy R.; Whidden, Katherine J.; Kirschbaum, Mark A.; Charpentier, Ronald R.; Cook, Troy A.; Brownfield, Michael E.; and Pitman, Janet K.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012-3147
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Economic geology, Natural gas resources, Natural resource assessment, Oil resources, Petroleum, Mineral deposit areas
States or counties
Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia, Mediterranean Sea

Metadata as [FGDC] - [XML] - [ISO]

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo USA.gov logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
URL: http://www.usgs.gov/science//science/cite-view.php?cite=3073
Page Contact Information: Ask USGS