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Barnett Shale

Bakken Shale

Cotton Valley

  • Bartberger, Charles E.; Dyman, Thaddeus S.; Condon, Steven M. Is There a Basin-Centered Gas Accumulation in Cotton Valley Group Sandstones, Gulf Coast Basin, U.S.A.? U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 2184-D.
    http://pubs.usgs.gov/bul/b2184-d/b2184-d.pdf
  • Brown, David. Texas 'Playgrounds' Attract Action. AAPG Explorer, April 2008.
    http://www.aapg.org/explorer/2008/04apr/basins.cfm
  • Durham, Louise S. Louisiana Play a 'Company Maker?' AAPG Explorer, July 2008.
    http://www.aapg.org/explorer/2008/07jul/haynesville.cfm
  • Durham, Louise S. Goldilocks Rocks' Pay Off for Vernon. AAPG Explorer, April 2007.
    http://www.aapg.org/explorer/2007/04apr/vernonfield.cfm
  • Dyman, T. S.; Condon, S.M. Assessment of Undiscovered Conventional Oil and Gas Resources- Upper Jurassic-Lower Cretaceous Cotton Valley Group, Jurassic Smackover Interior Salt Basins Total Petroleum System, in the East Texas Basin and Louisiana-Mississippi Salt Basins Provinces. Chapter 2 of Petroleum Systems and Geologic Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas, Cotton Valley Group and Travis Peak-Hosston Formations, East Texas Basin and Louisiana-Mississippi Salt Basins Provinces of the Northern Gulf Coast Region. By U.S. Geological Survey Gulf Coast Region Assessment Team U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-69-E.
    http://pubs.usgs.gov/dds/dds-069/dds-069-e/REPORTS/69_E_CH_2.pdf
  • Executive Summary-2002 Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources of the Upper Jurassic- Lower Cretaceous Cotton Valley Group, Jurassic Smackover Interior Salt Basins Total Petroleum System, in the East Texas Basin and Louisiana-Mississippi Salt Basins Provinces. U.S. Geological Survey Gulf Coast Region Assessment Team. Chapter 1 of Petroleum Systems and Geologic Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas, Cotton Valley Group and Travis Peak-Hosston Formations, East Texas Basin and Louisiana-Mississippi Salt Basins Provinces of the Northern Gulf Coast Region. U.S. Geological Survey Gulf Coast Region Assessment Team . U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-69-E.
    http://pubs.usgs.gov/dds/dds-069/dds-069-e/REPORTS/69_E_CH_1.pdf
  • U.S.G.S. 2002 Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources of the Jurassic-Cretaceous Cotton Valley Group, Jurassic Smackover Interior Salt Basins Total Petroleum System, in the Louisiana-Mississippi Salt Basins Province of the Northern Gulf Coast Region. U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 047-03. http://pubs.usgs.gov/fs/fs-047-03/FS-047-03-508.pdf

Eagle Ford Shale

Fayetteville Shale

Granite Wash

Haynesville Shale

Horn River

Marcellus Shale

Niobrara Shale

Piceance/Unita

Pinedale/Jonah

  • Finn, Thomas M.; Johnson, Roanld C.; Roberts, Stephen B. The Mesaverde-Lance-Fort Union Composite Total Petroleum System. Southwestern Wyoming Province. Chapter 10 of Petroleum Systems and Geologic Assessment of Oil and Gas in the Uinta-Piceance Province, Utah and Colorado. U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-69-B.
    http://geology.cr.usgs.gov/energy/noga/dds-69d/REPORTS/69_D_CH_10.pdf
  • Roberts, Stephen B. Geologic Assessment of Undiscovered Petroleum Resources in the Lance-Fort Union Composite Total Petroleum System, Southwestern Wyoming Province, Wyoming and Colorado. Chapter 11 of Petroleum Systems and Geologic Assessment of Oil and Gas in the Uinta-Piceance Province, Utah and Colorado. U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-69-B.
    http://pubs.usgs.gov/dds/dds-069/dds-069-d/REPORTS/69_D_CH_11.pdf

Woodford Shale

Utica Shale