Total development and exploratory wells drilled, including natural gas, coalbed methane, crude oil, crude bitumen and other wells.
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PUBLISHED - Apr 28, 2017
The number of exploratory and development wells drilled in February 2017 increased 64.0% from the same period a year ago, from 317 to 520. Most well types experienced gains, with the most substantial numbers being added in the crude oil development wells category, jumping from 43 in February 2016 to 212 in February 2017.