Total development and exploratory wells drilled, including natural gas, coalbed methane, crude oil, crude bitumen and other wells.
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PUBLISHED - Oct 29, 2019
The number of exploratory and development wells drilled in August 2019 decreased by 32.5% from the same period a year earlier, from 584 to 394 wells. Development oil wells, which made up the largest portion (47.0%) of wells drilled in August 2019, decreased by 26.0% year-over-year.