All things about Austin Chalk in Louisiana: Horizontal drilling, improved seismic testing, and liner casing are offering hope for the deep minerals in the Austin Chalk which runs from Austin, Texas through parts of Louisiana to Biloxi Mississippi.See More
"Louisiana law requires operators to provide notice to both mineral owners within the affected unit as well as mineral owners in adjoining Sections.
Unless the cross-unit wells turn out to be less than expected, having new wells drilled near your…"
"Everything I've read seems to indicate that the geology is very complicated in the region where the EF converges with the East Texas Basin. That means more cost to analyze everything and pick the best (most economic/highest ROI potential)…"
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More