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Fact Sheet 2011–3155

World Petroleum Resources Project

Assessment of Undiscovered Oil and Gas Resources of the Southern Siberian Craton (Baykit High, Nepa–Botuoba High, Angara−Lena Terrace, and Cis−Patom Foredeep Provinces), Russia, 2011

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Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated volumes of undiscovered, technically recoverable, conventional petroleum resources for the southern Siberian craton provinces of Russia. The mean volumes were estimated at 3.0 billion barrels of crude oil, 63.3 trillion cubic feet of natural gas, and 1.2 billion barrels of natural gas liquids.

First posted February 27, 2012

For additional information contact:
Director, USGS Central Energy Resources Science Center
Box 25046, Mail Stop 939
Denver, CO 80225
energy.cr.usgs.gov

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Suggested citation:

Klett, T.R., Schenk, C.J., Wandrey, C.J., Charpentier, R.R., Brownfield, M.E., Pitman, J.K., Pollastro, R.M., Cook, T.A., and Tennyson, M.E., 2012, Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources of the southern Siberian craton (Baykit High, Nepa–Botuoba High, Angara−Lena Terrace, and Cis−Patom Foredeep Provinces), Russia, 2011: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011–3155, 4 p.



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