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Production Declines in Natural Gas Wells
November 24, 2013 | Geology.com

Lots of property owners who signed a lease in one of the natural gas shale plays are now receiving monthly or quarterly royalty payments. Many of these people were pleasantly surprised with the size of their first royalty check — but then shocked to see the size of subsequent checks fall rapidly. What’s happening?


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Tight Oil Production Growth!
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3266 New Wells in the Eagle Ford Shale
October 22, 2013 | FuelFix.com
Drilling activity in the Eagle Ford Shale continues to rise. So far this year 3,266 new wells have been started. Last year at this time a total of 2832 wells were started. Related: What is the Eagle Ford Shale?

Growth in Bakken and Eagle Ford Oil Production
October 24, 2013 | FuelFix
Oil production from the Bakken Formation rose 26,000 barrels per day in September, while Eagle Ford production rose by 24,000 barrels. The increase for Permian Basin, Haynesville, Marcellus, and Niobrara combined was 12,000 barrels per day.


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