Total development and exploratory wells drilled, including natural gas, coalbed methane, crude oil, crude bitumen and other wells.
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PUBLISHED - Jan 7, 2020
The number of exploratory and development wells drilled in October 2019 decreased by 22.9% from the same period a year earlier, from 529 to 408 wells. Development oil wells, which made up 33.8% of wells drilled in October 2019, decreased by 34.9% year-over-year.