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2012-03-01 17:21:00

DENVER, March 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Double Eagle Petroleum Co. (NASDAQ: DBLE) announced today that it has completed the drilling of its Atlantic Rim (Greater Green River Basin) exploratory appraisal well and has cased the well to 9,450 feet. Preliminary results indicate that the Niobrara shale is oil charged with natural fractures, and that there are potential productive gas zones beneath the Niobrara formation. Completion is expected to commence in August 2012 as the wildlife stipulations...

2012-02-21 05:00:00

PLATTEVILLE, Colo., Feb. 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Synergy Resources Corporation (NYSE Amex: SYRG), a domestic oil and gas exploration and production company focused in the Denver-Julesburg Basin (the "D-J Basin"), today announced that it is participating in a horizontal Niobrara well with PDC Energy. Synergy Resources owns a 28.75% working interest in the Leffler 24-1-H well. The Authorization for Expenditure (AFE) for the well proposes a 5,068 foot lateral Niobrara horizontal well...

2012-01-11 13:00:00

WINDSOR, Colo., Jan. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- The Broe Group today announced that Musket Corp. will establish a crude-oil export terminal within the Great Western Industrial Park on a newly-constructed loop track on the Great Western Railway. Due to the abundance of existing infrastructure, the site is easily scalable beyond the initial loading capacity of 5.8 million barrels per year. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120111/LA34091) "With increasing oil production...

2011-08-09 05:00:00

DENVER, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Synergy Resources Corporation (NYSE Amex: SYRG), a domestic oil and gas exploration and production company focused in the Denver-Julesburg Basin (the "DJ-Basin"), today announced that it has entered into a farm-in agreement with DeClar Oil & Gas for development on certain Wattenberg field properties. Under terms of the agreement, Synergy Resources interest in the wells is 100% working interest with net revenue interest of 80% across 23...

2011-03-15 05:00:00

DENVER, March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Synergy Resources Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: SYRG), a domestic oil and gas exploration and production company focused in the Denver-Julesburg Basin, today announced the results of drilling 6 wells on its Pratt Lease. List of Drilled Wells Drilled Working Net Revenue Well Name Formation Interest Interest --------- --------- -------- ----------- SRC Pratt...

2010-01-06 14:12:00

CLOVIS, N.M., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- New Mexico American Water's Board of Directors issued a proclamation last month, approving a comprehensive conservation plan for customers in Clovis. The proclamation comes as water levels in the Ogallala Aquifer, which is the only source of supply for Clovis residents, continue to decline. As a result, New Mexico American Water has seen a 10 percent average annual decline in its well pumping capacity compelling the company to increase the number of...

2009-06-10 11:18:00

Poll Finds Majority of Texans Oppose Politicians that Support Nuke Dump PERALTA, N.M., June 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Looking at the possibility of radioactive waste poisoning a vital source of drinking water for millions of Americans, a group called Save the Ogallala Aquifer (SOA) has formed to sound the alarm. The State of Texas recently granted a permit to Waste Control Specialists to dispose of radioactive waste in their Andrews County, Texas dump. The dump sits over the top of the...

2008-11-19 13:29:29

Fossils found on the Isle of Skye indicate a primitive turtle may have moved from land to water 164 million years ago, scientists said. Paleontologists said the species, Eileanchelys waldmani, began swimming in the island's lakes and lagoons and represents the missing link in the turtles' evolution, The Times of London reported. Eileanchelys waldmani can be plausibly interpreted as the earliest known aquatic turtle, researchers said in their study published in the journal Proceedings of the...

2008-09-17 06:00:24

By Julene Bair While touting his plan to wean us off foreign oil, Texas billionaire T. Boone Pickens makes no bones about being heavily invested in the natural gas he wants us to use in our cars. Nor does he deny the wind generated on his 200,000-acre wind farm would inflate a fortune accumulated selling fossil fuel. But he says little of his intention to market fossil water. That's what conservationists call finite supplies of water dating to prehistoric times. The Ogallala Aquifer is...

2008-08-11 15:01:12

BAKERSFIELD, Calif., Aug. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Foothills Resources, Inc. (BULLETIN BOARD: FTRS) announced today that it will be a presenting company at EnerCom, Inc.'s The Oil & Gas Conference(R) to be held August 11-14, 2008 at The Westin Tabor Center Hotel in downtown Denver. Foothills Chief Executive Officer, Dennis Tower, is scheduled to present on Tuesday, August 12, 2008 at 3:35 PM MDT. Mr. Tower will update the investment community on the Company's projects in the...


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Flint Hills
2013-04-19 14:38:33

The Flint Hills, known historically as Bluestern Pastures or Blue Stem Hills, are a group of hills located in eastern Kansas reaching into north central Oklahoma, extending from Marshall County and Washington County in Kansas in the north to Cowley County, Kansas and Osage and Kay counties in Oklahoma towards the south. The people of Oklahoma usually refer to the same geologic formation as the Osage Hills or “The Osage”. The Flint Hills are designated as a unique ecoregion due to it...

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