Austin Chalk

Lease Sales

On the Market Oil and Gas Quicklist (Week of March 25, 2020)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including interest in an Extraction Oil & Gas-operated well in Colorado’s Larimer County plus a minerals position in the core of the Eagle Ford Shale.

March 25, 2020

Lease Sales

Marketed: Core Eagle Ford Producing Mineral Position

LandGate is representing a mineral owner in the sale of a core Eagle Ford producing mineral position in Karnes and DeWitt counties, Texas.

March 19, 2020


Falcon Minerals Promotes Michael Downs To COO

Formerly vice president of operations, Michael J. Downs joined Falcon Minerals in 2018 to oversee the company’s royalty production, land administration, reservoir engineering and ongoing minerals acquisition efforts.

February 19, 2020

Company Profiles , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

East Texas Chalk: It’s The Matrix

Another century, another sequel to the indomitable Austin Chalk where it all began: East Texas. This rock still has a lot of oil and gas.

January 24, 2020


Best Of This Week’s Drilling Activity Highlights (Jan. 10, 2020)

Austin Chalk producers, Chief Oil & Gas Marcellus wells and a Wolfcamp discovery by EOG top this week’s drilling activity highlights from around the world.

January 10, 2020

Business , Exploration & Production , Shale Plays

OGI At Closing: Shaley Insights

After a wild decade of exploration and outsized spending, the shale business has turned into a true business.

November 29, 2019

Business , Exploration & Production , Trends

E&P Momentum: Austin Chalk Redux

Overall news is mixed as challenging formational issues bedevil E&P efforts to create another Austin Chalk revival.

November 21, 2019

Lease Sales

On The Market Quicklist (Week Of Nov. 20, 2019)

Here’s a quicklist of oil and gas assets on the market including an Austin Chalk HBP leasehold package plus New Mexico exploratory acreage from Shell.

November 20, 2019

Lease Sales

Marketed: Austin Chalk HBP Leasehold, Frio County, Texas

First Rock Inc. retained Oil & Gas Asset Clearinghouse for the sale of Frio County, Texas assets. The offer includes HBP mineral leasehold and interest in an Austin Chalk well.

November 15, 2019

Earnings , Unconventional , Shale Plays , Acquisitions & Divestitures

Marathon Oil Adds Eagle Ford Scale With $185 Million Bolt-On

Marathon Oil also unveiled a new Delaware Basin oil play with over 60,000 contiguous net acres in Ward and Winkler counties, Texas.

November 7, 2019