|Prospect, Field, Block||Well||Ft. of net pay/production||Operator||Depth (ft)||Completion date|
|South Timbalier Block 311||3-A OCS G24990||1.896 Mbbl of crude, 3.624 MMcf of gas per day||Walter Oil & Gas||
|Mississippi Canyon Block 807||0BP MB013S0B0||5.466 Mbbl of oil, 5.485 MMcf per day||Shell Oil Co.||Drilling: 24,534
|Green Canyon Block 21||1 OCS G35385||235 ft of Pliocene pay||Talos Energy LLC||Drilling: n/a
|Alaminos Canyon Block 380||1 OCS G32954||400 net ft of oil pay||Shell Oil Co.||Drilling: n/a
|Samurai, Green Canyon Block 432||2OCS G32504||150 ft of net pay (two Miocene zones)||Murphy Oil Corp.||Drilling:
|Mississippi Canyon Block 612||1 (BP) OCS G33166||800 ft of net pay (Norphlet)||Shell Oil Co.||Drilling
|South March Island Block 71||1-F OCS G34266
2-F OCS G34266
|4 Mbbl of oil/d (combined from Pliocene sands)||Byron Energy Ltd.||n/a||Apr. 2018|
Ballymore, MIssissippi Canyon Block 607
|1(ST) OCS G3451||607 ft of net pay (Miocene)||Chevron Corp.||
|South Marsh Island Block 71||3-F OCSG34266||211 net ft of oil pay||Byron Energy Ltd.||
|Whale, Alamonos Canyon Block 772||1(BP) OCS G35153||1,400 net ft of oil-bearing pay||Shell Oil Co.||
|Pompano platform, Mississippi Canyon Block 28||4 OCS G09771||153 ft of net oil pay||Stone Energy Corp.||
|Tornado, Green Canyon Block 281||2SS (ST) OCSG3342||
12.35 Mboe/d (83% oil)
|Talos Energy LLC||
Data source: IHS Markit. Compiled by Larry Prado
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