Largest oil deposit in the USA is in Texas

The United States Geological Service (USGS) reported that it was found in West Texas, Midland basin Wolfcamp, the largest oil deposit in the country so far. It is estimated that the site could produce about 20 billion barrels of oil and 16 trillion cubic feet of natural gas.

According to the Communique, the three reserve UGSG MAPS times greater than the evaluation carried out in the basin Bakken-Three Forks in Montana and North Dakota, in 2013. The discovery comes after Apache Inc, operating company, have informed in September that found a deposit in West Texas, which also can contain more than three billion barrels of oil and 75 trillion cubic feet of natural gas.



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