Sklar Exploration Co. LLC


Sklarco LLC and its affiliated operating company, Sklar Exploration Co. LLC, are independent exploration and production companies owned and managed by Howard F. Sklar.

For more than 80 years and under the leadership of three generations, the Sklar family has prospered in the oil and gas industry. With offices in Boulder, Colo., and Shreveport, La., Sklar Exploration currently owns an interest in nearly 1,000 wells across the U.S. and operates about 100 of those wells. Currently, Sklar's areas of operation include Texas, Louisiana, Arkansas, Mississippi, Alabama and Florida.

Editor's note: Updated July 19, 2019.

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401 Edwards Street, Ste. 1601
Shreveport, LA 71101
United States

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Activity Highlights

A Smackover test planned by Shreveport, La.-based Sklar Exploration could reestablish production in Castleberry Field, a one-well Alabama reservoir last online in 2018. The Conecuh County venture, #1 Myrtice Ellis 35-9, will be directionally…

A Smackover wildcat in western Clarke County, Miss., has been scheduled by Shreveport, La.-based Sklar Exploration in the Pleasant Ridge Field area. The #1 Howard 12-15 will be directionally drilled to 13,500 ft in Section 12-2n-14e. This new…

A Smackover oil well was reported in Clarke County, Miss., by Sklar Exploration — the completion has opened Pleasant Ridge South Field. The #1 Fleming 30-15 pumped 450 bbl of crude and 174 Mcf of gas per day from perforations at 12,997-13,031 ft…

Sklar Exploration has staked a Smackover test in Escambia County, Ala., in an attempt to extend Kirkland Field to the east. The #1 Cedar Creek Land & Timber 18-16 will be vertically drilled to 13,530 ft in Section 18-3n-11e. Kirkland…

Sklar Exploration is drilling a Norphlet oil test as part of the company’s ongoing drilling program in the Florida panhandle. The Santa Rosa County directional well, #1 Pitnic 16-3, is in Section 15-5n-29w w and it will bottom to the northwest in…


Stack Play Meramec producers, EOG Wolfcamp completions and a Utica Shale well by Ascent Resources tops this week’s drilling activity…

EOG Permian Wolfcamp wells, Chesapeake Powder River Basin completions plus a new prospect offshore Ireland top this week’s drilling…


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