Woodford Exclusives

Anadarko Basin, emerging plays, completions, Oklahoma, revival, Connect series, Hart Energy

Despite the decline in drilling activity throughout the state, some operators in the Anadarko Basin have discovered new formations and completion methods to survive the current commodity price downturn.

Larry Prado, Hart Energy's activity editor, summarizes some of the recent activity in the play.

Gastar, Midcontinent, Oklahoma, sale, divestiture, A&D, Stack, Kingfisher, noncore

The company is looking into testing the potential of the Meramec Shale on its Midcontinent acreage later this year using proceeds from the noncore sale.

Woodford Gross Acreage

Company Net Acreage
Newfield Exploration 146,000
ExxonMobil 115,000
BP 90,000
Vanguard Natural Resources 66,000
All Top Acreage Holders
Company Net Acreage
Continental Resources 619,997
Newfield Exploration 300,000
Devon Energy 280,000
ExxonMobil 280,000
All Top Acreage Holders