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2008-09-25 09:00:47

Capital City Energy has announced that its wholly owned subsidiary, Avanti Energy Partners, will complete plans for a five-well natural gas drilling program in the fourth quarter and commence drilling in the first quarter of 2009. The drilling package will target the Clinton Sandstone in the Appalachian Basin, US. The Clinton Sandstone is less than 4,000 feet deep and will be drilled on 20-acre spacing. The target area is surrounded by other wells currently in operation that have produced...

2008-08-11 09:01:31

DENVER, Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- American Oil & Gas, Inc. reports the following operational updates and financial results: Operational: Goliath Bakken Project - Williston Basin, North Dakota Recent success by other operators on wells drilled on the west side of the Nesson Anticline, in close proximity to American's Goliath Bakken acreage position have provided valuable completion and stimulation data that will be incorporated into planning for future wells....

2008-08-07 09:00:57

DENVER, Aug. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Delta Petroleum Corporation (Delta or the Company) , an independent oil and gas exploration and development company, today announced its financial and operating results for the second quarter and first half of 2008. SECOND QUARTER HIGHLIGHTS -- Revenue increased 81% to $69.5 million and discretionary cash flow (a non-GAAP measure) increased 127% to $40.7 million, when compared with the prior-year quarter. -- Production from continuing operations...

2008-08-05 09:01:21

Bill Barrett Corporation (NYSE: BBG) today reported second quarter 2008 operating results highlighted by: -- Production growth, up 28% from the prior year period to 19.2 billion cubic feet equivalent (Bcfe) -- Discretionary cash flow growth, up 106% from the prior year period to $113.4 million or $2.50 per diluted common share and $5.90 per million cubic feet equivalent (Mcfe) -- Net income growth, up 243% from the prior year period to $34.0 million or $0.75 per diluted...

2007-06-21 06:00:21

By Zampella, Robert A Procopio, Nicholas A; Lathrop, Richard G; Dow, Charles L ABSTRACT: We describe relationships between pH, specific conductance, calcium, magnesium, chloride, sulfate, nitrogen, and phosphorus and land-use patterns in the Mullica River basin, a major New Jersey Pinelands watershed, and determine the thresholds at which significant changes in water quality occur. Nonpoint sources are the main contributors of pollutants to surface waters in the basin. Using multiple...

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Endorheic Basin
2013-04-18 22:40:14

An endorheic basin, from the Ancient Greek endon, meaning “within” and rhein, meaning “to flow”, is a closed drainage basin that holds onto water and does not allow outflow to other external bodies of water, such as oceans or rivers, but joins instead into lakes or swamps, seasonal or permanent, that equilibrate via evaporation. Basins such as these might also be referred to as closed or terminal basin or as internal drainage systems. Usually, water that has built up in a drainage...

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