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Marathon has 2 Tyler wells drilled

February 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

Marathon Oil Co., still the only company fracking with modern Bakken techniques in the Tyler Formation, appears to have taken a break from drilling at its sites there, a North Dakota Geological Survey geologist said.

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Marathon has two Tyler wells drilled

February 21, 2014 in Uncategorized

Marathon Oil Co., still the only company fracking with modern Bakken techniques in the Tyler Formation, appears to have taken a break from drilling at its sites there, a North Dakota Geological Survey geologist said.

“As far as I know, right now…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

Amidon talking about growth

October 10, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

AMIDON With all the talk of the Tyler Formation possibly ramping up with oil drilling activities in the near future, one small southwest North Dakota community has largely been left out of the conversation. Continue Reading

The year of the Tyler: Helms says Tyler where Bakken was in 2004

September 27, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

Marathon Oil is the first company to try modern horizontal fracking in the Tyler Formation after spudding a well in northeastern Slope County this month. Continue Reading

ND’s booming oil patch swelling south

October 20, 2011 in The Daily Republic

Flurry of recent leasing activity in SD tied to hopes for Tyler Formation, also known as the Minnelusa Formation.

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Officials find North Dakota’s Tyler oil formation similar to Bakken

November 17, 2010 in INFORUM

DICKINSON, N.D. The North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources released details this week about an oil formation in southwest North Dakota believed to be similar to the Bakken, and leasing has already begun. Continue Reading

Leasing begins on Tyler Formation

November 16, 2010 in The Dickinson Press

The North Dakota Department of Mineral Resources released details Monday about an oil formation in southwest North Dakota believed to be similar to the Bakken and leasing has already begun. Continue Reading