Gas Hydrate Drill Rig at the Mallik Test Site in Canada

Image shows a drill rig on a snowy landscape with the sun on the horizon

Detailed Description

A drill rig at the Mallik test site in Canada's Mckenzie Delta.  USGS joined the Geological Survey of Canada, JAPEX, and the Japanese National Oil Company to drill test wells for natural gas production from gas hydrate deposits. Read more about the Mallik project here.

Details

Image Dimensions: 2048 x 1536

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Location Taken: Richards Island, NT, CA