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This feature layer, derived from Energy Information Administration (EIA) data, depicts current and prospective shale gas resource areas (Plays) within the continental U.S.Shale PlaysData Currency: 2011For more information: Maps: Exploration, Resources, Reserves, and Production.For feedback: ArcGIScomNationalMaps@esri.com.Other Federal User Community federally focused content that may interest you  U.S. Department of Energy              Energy Information Administration   Open Data: USDOE                               Open Data: EIA                       

Dataset Attributes

  • FID
    Number
  • Basin
    Text
    {"value"=>"Williston", "count"=>4} (), {"value"=>"Appalachian", "count"=>4} (), {"value"=>"Black Warrior", "count"=>3} (), {"value"=>"Western Gulf", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Uinta", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Permian", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Arkoma", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Ventura Basin", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Valley and Ridge", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"TX-LA-MS Salt Basin", "count"=>1} ()
  • Shale_Play
    Text
    {"value"=>"Monterey", "count"=>4} (), {"value"=>"Niobrara Fm", "count"=>3} (), {"value"=>"Woodford", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Excello-Mulky", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Chattanooga", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Barnett-Woodford", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Woodford-Caney", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Utica", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Tuscaloosa", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Pierre-Niobrara", "count"=>1} ()
  • References
    Text
    {"value"=>"HPDI well outline", "count"=>4} (), {"value"=>"Stevens (Oxy) 2010 slide 10", "count"=>3} (), {"value"=>"Shale gas development area- Pashin 2008 fig 1", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Schanel 2008 slide 4, draw outline around wells", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Marquez (Venoco) 2010 slide 7", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Hand-drawn boundary around wells from OK Geol Surv", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Hand-drawn boundary around fields in EIA 2007 CBM study", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Floyd activity outline-Bowker 2008 slide 10", "count"=>2} (), {"value"=>"Western Standard Starbuck East prospect, biogenic gas", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"USGS 2003 continuous gas AU 370461, extended to W to include NIobrara wells", "count"=>1} ()
  • Current
    Text
    {"value"=>"Y", "count"=>35} (), {"value"=>"N", "count"=>10} ()
  • Shale_Peri
    Text
    {"value"=>"Cretaceous", "count"=>14} (), {"value"=>"Devonian", "count"=>9} (), {"value"=>"Tertiary", "count"=>5} (), {"value"=>"Pennsylvanian", "count"=>4} (), {"value"=>"Mississippian", "count"=>4} (), {"value"=>"Devonian-Mississippian", "count"=>4} (), {"value"=>"Permian", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Ordovician", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Mississippian-Pennsylvanian", "count"=>1} (), {"value"=>"Jurassic", "count"=>1} ()
  • Shale_Era
    Text
    {"value"=>"Paleozoic", "count"=>25} (), {"value"=>"Mesozoic", "count"=>15} (), {"value"=>"Cenozoic", "count"=>5} ()
  • Shape_Leng
    Number
    117316.142237 to 4733164.43845
  • Shape_Area
    Number
  • Status
    Text
    {"value"=>"Current", "count"=>35} (), {"value"=>"Prospective", "count"=>10} ()

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