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As of Jan 18, 2022
Well StatusesNumber of Wells
FederalNative AmericanStateFeeMultiple Lease Types
Producing Oil Wells4,8361,6251,8632551,05439
Producing Gas Wells6,3054,2091571,7072311
Shut-in Oil Wells1,417715478381842
Shut-in Gas Wells1,2471,00923160550
Active Water Injection Wells6032872862910
Active Gas Injection Wells211000
Active Water Disposal Wells10031719430
Active Gas Storage Wells644509100
Active Water Source Wells540100
Active Test Holes13301000
Inactive Water Injection Wells1,2881,01615211460
Inactive Gas Injection Wells200110
Inactive Water Disposal Wells28161470
Inactive Gas Storage Wells000000
Inactive Water Source Wells220000
Inactive Test Holes000000
Plugged and Abandoned Wells8,9924,8181,2661,3551,5521
Drilling Activity
New Permits - Not Yet Approved263634858958
Permits Approved - Not Yet Commenced9434901635617757
Drilling Commenced - Not Yet Completed187455115337
Drilling Operations Suspended162894051216
Orphan Wells
Open Orphan Wells (no known operator)7130013280
2020 Stripper Wells
Stripper Oil Wells (produce <= 10 BBLS/day)3,2491,1531,446173477
Stripper Gas Wells (produce <= 60 MCF/day)3,6342,550120838126
Well Status Summary
Total Holes Not Yet Completed3491349166553
Total Wells Capable of Production*13,8277,5682,5222,1621,53342
Total Non-Plugged Wells16,3669,1483,0802,3591,68396
Total Wells Drilled25,35813,9664,3463,7143,23597
* Capable of Production = Producing Wells + Shut-in Wells
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