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As of Sep 30, 2023
Well StatusesNumber of Wells
FederalNative AmericanStateFeeMultiple Lease Types
Producing Oil Wells5,3061,7312,0112681,146150
Producing Gas Wells6,4944,4311381,6892351
Shut-in Oil Wells1,160640349341361
Shut-in Gas Wells1,04682138146401
Active Water Injection Wells7344182555830
Active Gas Injection Wells211000
Active Water Disposal Wells10334717450
Active Gas Storage Wells644608100
Active Water Source Wells540100
Active Test Holes13301000
Inactive Water Injection Wells1,1048551648050
Inactive Gas Injection Wells201010
Inactive Water Disposal Wells24171240
Inactive Gas Storage Wells000000
Inactive Water Source Wells220000
Inactive Test Holes000000
Plugged and Abandoned Wells9,4295,0231,3511,4001,63718
Drilling Activity
New Permits - Not Yet Approved145194214061
Permits Approved - Not Yet Commenced1,27862422049249136
Drilling Commenced - Not Yet Completed2315513105796
Drilling Operations Suspended775513171
Orphan Wells
Open Orphan Wells (no known operator)4412011210
2022 Stripper Wells
Stripper Oil Wells (produce <= 10 BBLS/day)3,7551,4651,518208564
Stripper Gas Wells (produce <= 60 MCF/day)4,0092,806117952134
Well Status Summary
Total Holes Not Yet Completed30811026116497
Total Wells Capable of Production*14,0157,6312,5372,1371,557153
Total Non-Plugged Wells16,4449,1473,0162,3301,701250
Total Wells Drilled25,87314,1704,3673,7303,338268
* Capable of Production = Producing Wells + Shut-in Wells
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