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Assessment of continuous oil and gas resources in the Middle and Upper Magdalena Basins, Colombia, 2017

September 22, 2017

Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated mean undiscovered, technically recoverable continuous resources of 0.45 billion barrels of oil and 1.0 trillion cubic feet of gas in the Middle and Upper Magdalena Basins, Colombia.

Citation Information

Publication Year 2017
Title Assessment of continuous oil and gas resources in the Middle and Upper Magdalena Basins, Colombia, 2017
DOI 10.3133/fs20173060
Authors Christopher J. Schenk, Michael E. Brownfield, Marilyn E. Tennyson, Phuong A. Le, Tracey J. Mercier, Thomas M. Finn, Sarah J. Hawkins, Stephanie B. Gaswirth, Kristen R. Marra, Timothy R. Klett, Heidi M. Leathers-Miller, Cheryl A. Woodall
Publication Type Report
Publication Subtype USGS Numbered Series
Series Title Fact Sheet
Series Number 2017-3060
Index ID fs20173060
Record Source USGS Publications Warehouse
USGS Organization Central Energy Resources Science Center