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Well Counts

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As of Dec 5, 2022
Well StatusesNumber of Wells
FederalNative AmericanStateFeeMultiple Lease Types
Producing Oil Wells5,2691,8111,9822791,10988
Producing Gas Wells6,5204,4331521,7012331
Shut-in Oil Wells1,099546386231431
Shut-in Gas Wells1,01180126140431
Active Water Injection Wells5983232433020
Active Gas Injection Wells110000
Active Water Disposal Wells9735416420
Active Gas Storage Wells644608100
Active Water Source Wells540100
Active Test Holes13301000
Inactive Water Injection Wells1,25596017811250
Inactive Gas Injection Wells302010
Inactive Water Disposal Wells28134380
Inactive Gas Storage Wells000000
Inactive Water Source Wells220000
Inactive Test Holes000000
TemporarilyAbandonedWells7020332150
Plugged and Abandoned Wells9,2684,9531,3151,3821,60513
Drilling Activity
New Permits - Not Yet Approved443163741012076
Permits Approved - Not Yet Commenced8974401634915293
Drilling Commenced - Not Yet Completed2146810125074
Drilling Operations Suspended10063201115
Orphan Wells
Open Orphan Wells (no known operator)4413010210
2021 Stripper Wells
Stripper Oil Wells (produce <= 10 BBLS/day)3,3681,2741,400205489
Stripper Gas Wells (produce <= 60 MCF/day)3,7532,584121914134
Well Status Summary
Total Holes Not Yet Completed31413130136179
Total Wells Capable of Production*13,9057,5972,5462,1431,52891
Total Non-Plugged Wells16,3659,1363,0412,3431,675170
Total Wells Drilled25,63314,0894,3563,7253,280183
* Capable of Production = Producing Wells + Shut-in Wells
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