Wells Drilled

Total development and exploratory wells drilled, including natural gas, coalbed methane, crude oil, crude bitumen and other wells.

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Wells Drilled

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Analysis

PUBLISHED - Jan 18, 2019

The number of exploratory and development wells drilled in November 2018 decreased by 3.3% from the same period a year ago, from 428 to 414. Development and exploratory gas wells decreased by 29.6% and 42.9% respectively. Developmental bitumen wells increased by 33.3% and exploratory oil wells increased by 114.3% compared with November 2017.