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As of Dec 1, 2022
Well StatusesNumber of Wells
FederalNative AmericanStateFeeMultiple Lease Types
Producing Oil Wells5,2681,8111,9812791,10988
Producing Gas Wells6,5194,4321521,7012331
Shut-in Oil Wells1,101546387231441
Shut-in Gas Wells1,01380326140431
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
TemporarilyAbandonedWells7120332151
Plugged and Abandoned Wells9,2664,9521,3151,3821,60413
Drilling Activity
New Permits - Not Yet Approved444163741012176
Permits Approved - Not Yet Commenced8964401624915194
Drilling Commenced - Not Yet Completed2156811125173
Drilling Operations Suspended9863191105
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 Completed31313130136178
Total Wells Capable of Production*13,9077,5982,5462,1431,52991
Total Non-Plugged Wells16,3679,1373,0412,3431,676170
Total Wells Drilled25,63314,0894,3563,7253,280183
* Capable of Production = Producing Wells + Shut-in Wells
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