Oligocene, Gulf Coast, Gulf of Mexico (09)

Comments on Geologic Parameters

09 Hydrocarbon Production:

The Frio is a very productive unit. We digitized a generalized map of Frio production from Galloway and others (1982).

09 Map:


09 Reference:

Galloway, W. H., Hobday, D. K., and Magara, Kinji, 1982, Frio Formation of the Texas Gulf Coast Basin—depositional systems, structural framework, hydrocarbon origin, migration, distribution, and exploration potential: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology Report of Investigations No. 122, 78 p.

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