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Thursday, July 12, 2018

Advances in sensitivity analysis of uncertainty to changes in sampling density when modeling spatially correlated attributes

Handbook of Mathematical Geosciences: Fifty years of IAMG

Outside Publication: Springer

A comparative analysis of distance methods, kriging and stochastic simulation is conducted for evaluating their capabilities for predicting fluctuations in uncertainty due to changes in spatially correlated samples. It is concluded that distance methods lack the most basic capabilities to assess reliability despite...


Monday, July 09, 2018

U.S. Gulf Coast Downdip Paleogene Formations 2017 Assessment Unit Boundaries and Assessment Input Forms

USGS Publication: Data Release
The Assessment Unit is the fundamental unit used in the National Assessment Project for the assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources. The Assessment Unit is defined within the context of the higher-level Total Petroleum System. The Assessment Unit is...

Monday, July 09, 2018

Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources in the Midlands area, England, 2018

USGS Publication: Fact Sheet 2018-3028
Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated mean undiscovered, technically recoverable resources of 319 million barrels of oil and 8 trillion cubic feet of gas in the Midlands area of England...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Statistical Detection of Flow Regime Changes in Horizontal Hydraulically Fractured Bakken Oil Wells

Outside Publication: Natural Resources Research

The application of horizontal and hydraulically fractured wells for producing oil from low permeability formations has changed the face of the North American oil industry. One feature of the production profile of many such wells is a transition from transient linear oil flow...


Friday, June 22, 2018

USGS Estimates Oil and Gas in Texas’ Eagle Ford Group

Press Release & Publication  The USGS Estimates 8.5 Billion Barrels of Oil in Texas’ Eagle Ford Group. USGS also estimates 66 trillion cubic feet of natural gas and 1.9 billion barrels of natural gas liquids in the formation


Friday, June 01, 2018

Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources in the Canning Basin Province, Australia, 2017

USGS Publication: Fact Sheet 2018-3023
Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated mean undiscovered, technically recoverable resources of 1.3 billion barrels of oil and 34.4 trillion cubic feet of gas in the Canning Basin Province of Australia...

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Assessment of undiscovered conventional oil and gas resources in the downdip Paleogene formations, U.S. Gulf Coast, 2017

USGS Publication: Fact Sheet 2018-3019
Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated mean undiscovered, technically recoverable conventional resources of 100 million barrels of oil and 16.5 trillion cubic feet of gas in the downdip Paleogene formations in onshore lands and State waters of the U.S. Gulf Coast region...

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