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Open-File Report 97–470 A: About This Map
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This digitally compiled map includes oil and gas field centerpoints, and geologic provinces of Africa with some of these components extended into geographically adjacent areas. This digital compilation is an interim product of the U.S. Geological Survey's World Energy Project (WEP) and part of a series on CD-ROM. The goal of the WEP is to assess the undiscovered, technically recoverable oil and gas resources of the world. Results of this assessment were reported in the year 2000.

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U.S. Geological Survey Open File Report  97- 470A, ver. 2.0