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In-place oil shale resources in the saline-mineral and saline-leached intervals, Parachute Creek Member of the Green River Formation, Piceance Basin, Colorado

http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/2013/3115/

We estimated 920 and 352 billion barrels of oil are potentially recoverable from oil shale resources using oil-yield cutoffs of 15 and 25 gallons per ton, respectively.

by Birdwell, Justin E.; Mercier, Tracey J.; Johnson, Ronald C.; Brownfield, Michael E.; and Dietrich, John D.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2013-3115
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Economic geology, Natural resource assessment, Oil shale resources, Petroleum, Mineral deposit areas
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Garfield, Mesa, Rio Blanco
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