DJ Basin

The DJ Basin covers areas of Colorado and Wyoming. The information below is the summary of oil and gas data that goes back to 1978 and contains information on the 13,866 producing wells that have been drilled in the DJ Basin from Jan 1970 to Jul 2020.

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DJ Basin Map of Current Permits and Wells

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DJ Basin Oil & Gas Activity Stats

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 34,700 36,063 Up 3.93%
Total Producing Wells 13,634 13,866 Up 1.7%
Percentage of Wells Producing 39% 38% Down -2%
Active Producers 132 121 Down -8%
Total Permits 221 461 Up 109%
Average Well Depth 6,050 6,010 Down -1%
Average BOE per Well 1,895 2,355 Up 24%

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DJ Basin Oil & Gas Production by Year

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DJ Basin Oil & Gas Wells Completed by Year

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DJ Basin Oil & Gas Permits by Year

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Top Producers by BOE Production in DJ Basin

Producer Name Oil Produced Gas Produced BOE Produced
Barrett Corporation* Bill 38.2M BBL 123.5M MCF 58.8M BOE
Bayswater Exploration And Production Llc 10.7M BBL 35.4M MCF 16.6M BOE
Bonanza Creek Energy Operating Company Llc 42.7M BBL 144.5M MCF 66.8M BOE
Burlington Resources Oil & Gas Lp 8.5M BBL 19.3M MCF 11.8M BOE
Coral Production Corporation 9.8M BBL 1.6M MCF 10.1M BOE
Crestone Peak Resources Operating Llc 27M BBL 211.6M MCF 62.3M BOE
Encana Oil & Gas (usa) Inc 28.6M BBL 251.5M MCF 70.6M BOE
Eog Resources Inc 134.4M BBL 142.5M MCF 158.2M BOE
Extraction Oil & Gas Llc 82.5M BBL 379.2M MCF 145.7M BOE
Great Western Operating Company Llc 39.6M BBL 162.4M MCF 66.7M BOE
Helis Oil & Gas Company Llc Estate 9.8M BBL 6.3M MCF 10.9M BOE
Hs Resources Inc 5.4M BBL 131.5M MCF 27.3M BOE
Incremental Oil & Gas Usa Holdings Inc 10.5M BBL 6M MCF 11.5M BOE
Kaiser Francis Oil Co 51.1M BBL 48.7M MCF 59.3M BOE
Kerr Mcgee Oil & Gas Onshore Lp 291.3M BBL 2.3B MCF 688.8M BOE
K P Kauffman Company Inc 5.5M BBL 39.1M MCF 12M BOE
Merit Energy Company 5.2M BBL 86.9M MCF 19.7M BOE
Noble Energy Inc 237.7M BBL 1.4B MCF 474.3M BOE
Noble Energy Production Inc 11M BBL 151.4M MCF 36.2M BOE
Patina Oil & Gas Corporation 16.4M BBL 300.8M MCF 66.5M BOE
Pdc Energy Inc 111M BBL 794.9M MCF 243.5M BOE
Petro-canada Resources (usa) Inc 8.7M BBL 92.1M MCF 24M BOE
Samson Exploration Llc 14.8M BBL 15.3M MCF 17.3M BOE
Synergy Resources Corporation 35.2M BBL 186.3M MCF 66.3M BOE
Whiting Oil & Gas Corporation 29.2M BBL 58.2M MCF 38.9M BOE

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DJ Basin Top Lease Properties by BOE

Lease Property Location Cumulative BOE Producer Name(s)
Big Sandy Laramie County, Wyoming 23.7M BBL EOG RESOURCES INC
Guttersen State Weld County, Colorado 4.8M BBL KERR MCGEE OIL & GAS ONSHORE LP, NOBLE ENERGY INC, NOBLE ENERGY PRODUCTION INC
Livingston Broomfield County, Colorado 1.5M BBL EXTRACTION OIL & GAS LLC, NOBLE ENERGY INC
Guttersen Weld County, Colorado 10.7M BBL COLTON LIMITED LIABILITY CO, KERR MCGEE OIL & GAS ONSHORE LP, NOBLE ENERGY INC, NOBLE ENERGY PRODUCTION INC, PATINA OIL & GAS CORPORATION, PDC ENERGY INC, UNIOIL, UNITED STATES EXPLORATION INC
Wells Ranch State Weld County, Colorado 20.9M BBL NOBLE ENERGY INC, PDC ENERGY INC, UNIOIL
Bost Farm Weld County, Colorado 3.2M BBL PDC ENERGY INC, SYNERGY RESOURCES CORPORATION
Wells Ranch Weld County, Colorado 46.4M BBL COLTON LIMITED LIABILITY CO, LYCO ENERGY CORPORATION, NOBLE ENERGY INC, NOBLE ENERGY PRODUCTION INC, PDC ENERGY INC, UNIOIL, UNITED STATES EXPLORATION INC
Carson Weld County, Colorado 2.6M BBL KERR MCGEE OIL & GAS ONSHORE LP
Tula Weld County, Colorado 1.7M BBL KERR MCGEE OIL & GAS ONSHORE LP
Hurley Weld County, Colorado 4.8M BBL NOBLE ENERGY INC
Popham Weld County, Colorado 1.1M BBL PDC ENERGY INC
Pole Creek Laramie County, Wyoming 14.6M BBL EOG RESOURCES INC
Schneider HD Weld County, Colorado 5.8M BBL GREAT WESTERN OPERATING COMPANY LLC
Jubilee Laramie County, Wyoming 61.1M BBL EOG RESOURCES INC
Lory Weld County, Colorado 1.3M BBL PDC ENERGY INC
Windy Laramie County, Wyoming 24.1M BBL EOG RESOURCES INC
Ojb Weld County, Colorado 2.7M BBL KERR MCGEE OIL & GAS ONSHORE LP
Coyote Trails Weld County, Colorado 5.5M BBL EXTRACTION OIL & GAS LLC
Cannon Weld County, Colorado 14.7M BBL COLTON LIMITED LIABILITY CO, CRESTONE PEAK RESOURCES OPERATING LLC, ENCANA ENERGY RESOURCES INC., ENCANA OIL & GAS (USA) INC, FOUNDATION ENERGY MANAGEMENT LLC, HS RESOURCES INC, KERR MCGEE OIL & GAS ONSHORE LP, NOBLE ENERGY INC, NOBLE ENERGY PRODUCTION INC, NORTH AMERICAN RESOURCES COMPANY, PANCANADIAN ENERGY RESOURCES INC, PATINA OIL & GAS CORPORATION, PDC ENERGY INC, UNITED STATES EXPLORATION INC
Wake East Weld County, Colorado 4.7M BBL EXTRACTION OIL & GAS LLC
Durham Laramie County, Wyoming 9.3M BBL EOG RESOURCES INC
Brant Le Adams County, Colorado 837.4K BBL GREAT WESTERN OPERATING COMPANY LLC
Rsu Anschutz Fed Weld County, Colorado 3.3M BBL BARRETT CORPORATION* BILL
Wilson Ic Weld County, Colorado 4.5M BBL GREAT WESTERN OPERATING COMPANY LLC
70 Ranch Weld County, Colorado 4.7M BBL BARRETT CORPORATION* BILL, BONANZA CREEK ENERGY OPERATING COMPANY LLC, COLTON LIMITED LIABILITY CO, EDGE ENERGY LLC, NOBLE ENERGY INC, NOBLE ENERGY PRODUCTION INC, PDC ENERGY INC, RED WILLOW PRODUCTION LLC, TEXAS AMERICAN RESOURCES COMPANY, UNITED STATES EXPLORATION INC

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