During the second quarter of 2019, Ohio's horizontal shale wells produced 5,813,755 barrels of oil and 614,218,362 Mcf (614 billion cubic feet) of natural gas, according to the figures released today by the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR).
Compared to a year ago, oil production increased by 29.54% and natural gas production showed a 10.81% increase over the second quarter of 2018.
The ODNR quarterly report lists 2,365 horizontal shale wells, 2,317 of which reported oil and natural gas production during the quarter. Of the wells reporting oil and natural gas results:
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All horizontal production reports can be accessed at http://oilandgas.ohiodnr.gov/production.
- The average amount of oil produced was 2,509 barrels.
- The average amount of natural gas produced was 265,092 Mcf.
- The average number of second quarter days in production was 86.
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