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Ministry of Energy Mines and Responsible for Core Review

GeoFile 2001-6 - Oil & Gas Resource Potential of the Nechako-Chilcotin Area, British Columbia

Also known as Petroleum Geology Open File 2002-3

by Peter Hannigan, P.J. Lee, K.G. Osadetz, J.R. Dietrich and K. Olsen-Heise
Petroleum Resources Subdivision - Geological Survey of Canada, Calgary

Please Note: Since the time these reports were generated much new work has been done in the area. Therefore, the oil and gas volumes and conclusions reached in these reports may be impacted significantly in the light of this new information. These reports are provided for the convenience of clients and recent information should also be researched.


Table of Contents

Oil and Gas Resource Potential of Nechako-Chilcotin Area 
Appendix 1 - Distributions & Risk Factors 
Appendix 2 - Statistical Output
Figures 1 through 12

Note: The following maps have been revised as of January 2002 and may not correspond exactly to the maps in the original report:
Map 1: Nechako Oil & Gas Assessment - Tertiary Plays (2Mb pdf)
Map 2: Nechako Oil & Gas Assessment - Cretaceous Plays (6Mb pdf)
Map 3: Nechako Oil & Gas Assessment - Jurassic Plays (2 Mb pdf)
Map 4: Nechako Oil & Gas Assessment - Cretaceous Sedimentation (2Mb pdf)
Map 5: Nechako Oil & Gas Assessment - Hydrocarbon potential (2Mb pdf)

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