Total development and exploratory wells drilled, including natural gas, coalbed methane, crude oil, crude bitumen and other wells.
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PUBLISHED - Oct 26, 2018
The number of exploratory and development wells drilled in August 2018 increased by 25.8% from the same period a year ago, from 457 to 575. Development and exploratory gas wells decreased by 20.0% and 44.4% respectively, while developmental oil and bitumen wells increased by 42.4% and 27.5% compared to August 2017.