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Assessment of undiscovered oil resources in the Bakken and Three Forks Formations, Williston Basin Province, Montana, North Dakota, and South Dakota, 2013

http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2013/3013/

We estimated mean undiscovered volumes of 7.4 billion barrels of oil, 6.7 trillion cubic feet of associated/dissolved natural gas, and 0.53 billion barrels of natural gas liquids in this area using a geology-based assessment methodology.

by Gaswirth, Stephanie B.; Marra, Kristen R.; Cook, Troy A.; Charpentier, Ronald R.; Gautier, Donald L.; Higley, Debra K.; Klett, Timothy R.; Lewan, Michael D.; Lillis, Paul G.; Schenk, Christopher J.; Tennyson, Marilyn E.; and Whidden, Katherine J.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2013-3013
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Economic geology, Natural resource assessment, Oil resources, Petroleum, Mineral deposit areas
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Butte, Campbell, Carter, Corson, Custer, Daniels, Dawson, Dewey, Edmunds, Fallon, Garfield, Haakon, Harding, Hughes, Jackson, Jones, Lawrence, McCone, McPherson, Meade, Pennington, Perkins, Potter, Prairie, Richland, Roosevelt, Sheridan, Stanley, Sully, Valley, Walworth, Wibaux, Ziebach, North Dakota

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