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Fact Sheet 2012–3018

World Petroleum Resources Project

Assessment of Potential Unconventional Carboniferous-Permian Gas Resources of the Liaohe Basin Eastern Uplift, Liaoning Province, China, 2011

By Richard M. Pollastro, Christopher J. Potter, Christopher J. Schenk, Ronald R. Charpentier, Troy A. Cook, Timothy R. Klett, and Mark A. Kirschbaum

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The U.S. Geological Survey estimated a mean of 448 billion cubic feet of potential technically recoverable unconventional natural gas in Carboniferous and Permian coal-bearing strata in the eastern uplift of the Liaohe Basin, Liaoning Province, China.

First posted February 27, 2012

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Director, U.S. Geological Survey
Central Energy Resources Science Center
Box 25046, MS-939
Denver Federal Center
Denver, CO 80225-0046

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Suggested citation:

Pollastro, R.M., Potter, C.J., Schenk, C.J., Charpentier, R.R., Cook, T.A., Klett, T.R., and Kirschbaum, M.A., 2012, Assessment of potential unconventional Carboniferous-Permian gas resources of the Liaohe Basin eastern uplift, Liaoning Province, China, 2011: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012–3018, 4 p.

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