Total development and exploratory wells drilled, including natural gas, coalbed methane, crude oil, crude bitumen and other wells.
|Trend||% CHANGE||% CHANGE|
|TREND:||INCREASEINC||DECREASEDEC||NO CHANGENO CHG||POSITIVEPOS||NEGATIVENEG|
PUBLISHED - Sep 11, 2020
The number of exploratory and development wells drilled in June decreased by 86.7% from the same period a year earlier, from 278 to 37 wells. Exploratory oil wells increased from 7 to 17 year over year. Development oil wells, which was the largest single category of wells in June 2019, decreased by 99.2% year-over-year.