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Monday, March 18, 2019

USGS National and Global Oil and Gas Assessment Project - Permian Basin Province, Midland Basin, Wolfcamp Shale Assessment Unit Boundaries and Assessment Input Data Forms, Version 2.0

USGS Publication: Data Release

The Assessment Unit is the fundamental unit used in the National Assessment Project for the assessment of undiscovered oil and...


Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources in the Tindouf Basin Province, North Africa, 2018

USGS Publication: Fact Sheet 2019-3006
Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated undiscovered, technically recoverable mean resources of 2.6 billion barrels of oil and 123.9 trillion cubic feet of gas in the Tindouf Basin Province of North Africa...

Friday, March 08, 2019

Making Minerals - How Growing Rocks Can Help Reduce Carbon Emissions

USGS Featured Story & Publication 
Carbon Dioxide Mineralization Feasibility in the United States.


Thursday, March 07, 2019

Structure Contour and Overburden Maps of the Niobrara Interval of the Upper Cretaceous Cody Shale in the Wind River Basin, Wyoming

USGS Publication: Scientific Investigations Map 3427
The Wind River Basin in central Wyoming is one of many structural and sedimentary basins that formed in the Rocky Mountain foreland during...

Wednesday, March 06, 2019

Geology and Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources of the Vilkitskii Basin Province, 2008

USGS Publication: Professional Paper 1824-Z
The Vilkitskii Basin is a separate petroleum province that lies beneath the continental shelf of the East Siberian Sea east of the New Siberian Islands and northwest of Wrangel Island...

Monday, February 25, 2019

Tops file for the Niobrara interval of the Upper Cretaceous Cody Shale and associated strata in the Wind River Basin, Wyoming

USGS Publication: Data Release
The Wind River Basin is a large Laramide (Late Cretaceous through Eocene) structural and sedimentary basin that encompasses about 7,400 square miles in central Wyoming...

Thursday, February 14, 2019

Stratigraphic cross sections of the Niobrara Interval of the Upper Cretaceous Cody Shale in the Bighorn Basin, Wyoming and Montana

USGS Publication: Scientific Investigations Map 3422
The Bighorn Basin is one of many structural and sedimentary basins that formed in the Rocky Mountain foreland during the Laramide orogeny. The basin is nearly 180 miles long, 100 miles wide, and encompasses...

Saturday, February 02, 2019

USGS Gulf Coast Petroleum Systems, and National and Global Oil and Gas Assessment Projects - USGS Province 50 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....

Friday, February 01, 2019

Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources in the South Florida Basin, 2016

USGS Publication: Fact Sheet 2018-3074
Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated mean undiscovered, technically recoverable resources of 49 million barrels of oil and 18 billion cubic feet of gas in the onshore and State waters part of the South Florida basin...

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