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  Cline Shale - Drilling Activity (2016 - 2021 YTD)


 Cline Shale - Well Completion Trend


Completions By
Company
2019(YTD)
Count
Crownquest Operating, Llc. 9
Double Eagle Energy III LLC 6
Laredo Petroleum Inc. 6
5
3
Completions By
County
2019(YTD)
Count
Howard 14
Reagan 12
Glasscock 11
4
3

 Cline Shale Map

 Cline Shale Rig Data : February 24, 2021


Drilling Trends from May 4, 2011 - February 24, 2021

 Cline Shale Overview



What is the Cline Shale?

The Cline Shale an emerging unconventional resource play on the eastern flank of the Midland basin that runs 140 miles north to south and is 70 miles wide. It includes portions of Coke, Fisher, Glasscock, Howard, Irion, Nolan, Mitchell, Scurry and Sterling counties. 

The Pennsylvanian-age play, which is largely targeted for its oil and natural gas liquids (NGL) potential, is found between 9,000-9,500 feet and is 200-350 feet thick. Initial estimates indicate the Cline holds more that 30 billion barrels of recoverable oil,…