Fact Sheet 2012–3031
Using a geology-based assessment methodology, the U.S. Geological Survey estimated means of 560 million barrels of undiscovered oil, 12,701 billion cubic feet of undiscovered natural gas, and 490 million barrels of undiscovered natural gas liquids in the Paradox Basin of Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona.
First posted March 28, 2012
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Whidden, K.J., 2012, Assessment of undiscovered oil and gas resources in the Paradox Basin Province, Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, and Arizona, 2011: U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2012–3031, 4 p.
Paradox Formation Total Petroleum System
Permo-Mississippian Total Petroleum System
Coalbed Gas Total Petroleum System
Hypothetical Total Petroleum Systems
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