San Juan Basin

The San Juan Basin covers areas of Colorado and New Mexico. The information below is the summary of oil and gas data that goes back to 1973 and contains information on the 21,083 producing wells that have been drilled in the San Juan Basin from Jan 1970 to Nov 2020.

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Basin Counties

The counties comprising the San Juan Basin in Colorado are: Archuleta County, CO, La Plata County, CO, Montezuma County, CO

The counties comprising the San Juan Basin in New Mexico are: McKinley County, NM, Rio Arriba County, NM, Sandoval County, NM, and San Juan County, NM

San Juan Basin Map of Current Permits and Wells

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Basin Boundary

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San Juan Basin Oil & Gas Activity Stats

Category Last Year Value Current Year Value YoY Trend YoY % Change
Total Wells 4,032 27,938 Up 592.91%
Total Producing Wells 3,092 21,083 Up 581.86%
Percentage of Wells Producing 77% 75% Down -2%
Active Producers 33 111 Up 236%
Total Permits 4 0 Down -100%
Average Well Depth 0 0 Flat 0%
Average BOE per Well 1,391 528 Down -62%

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San Juan Basin Oil & Gas Production by Year

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San Juan Basin Oil & Gas Wells Completed by Year

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San Juan Basin Oil & Gas Permits by Year

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Top Producers by BOE Production in San Juan Basin

Producer Name Oil Produced Gas Produced BOE Produced
Amoco Production Co. 0 BBL 388.1M MCF 64.6M BOE
Bp America 5.2M BBL 5.7B MCF 968.7M BOE
Burlington Res 68.1K BBL 430.5M MCF 71.8M BOE
Chevron 149K BBL 228.6M MCF 38.2M BOE
Conocophillips Company 3.3M BBL 2.1B MCF 361.8M BOE
Devon Energy 89.3K BBL 899.5M MCF 150M BOE
Dugan Production Corp 8.8M BBL 179.8M MCF 38.8M BOE
Elm Ridge Exploration Company 2.6M BBL 147.3M MCF 27.2M BOE
Enduring Resources, Llc 9.6M BBL 95.2M MCF 25.5M BOE
Energen Resources Corporation 1M BBL 517.8M MCF 87.3M BOE
Four Star Oil & Gas Company 1K BBL 267.3M MCF 44.5M BOE
Gas Company Lp 12.6M BBL 6.2B MCF 1B BOE
Gas Corp 3.4M BBL 109.3M MCF 21.6M BOE
Hilcorp Energy Company 1.6M BBL 796.2M MCF 134.3M BOE
Koch Exploration Company, Llc 102.9K BBL 168.7M MCF 28.2M BOE
Nichols Ltd Ptr 22.2K BBL 319.3M MCF 53.2M BOE
Ovintiv Usa Inc. 9.8M BBL 72.4M MCF 21.8M BOE
Phillips Petroleum 39.1K BBL 820M MCF 136.7M BOE
Red Willow Production 1.2K BBL 945.7M MCF 157.6M BOE
Samson Resources Company 508 BBL 565.9M MCF 94.3M BOE
Sg Interests I Ltd 169.2K BBL 182.8M MCF 30.6M BOE
Southland Royalty Company Llc 24K BBL 170.5M MCF 28.4M BOE
Vastar Resources Inc 1.6K BBL 325.5M MCF 54.2M BOE
Wpx Energy 13.5M BBL 492.4M MCF 95.6M BOE
Xto Energy Inc 1.7M BBL 871M MCF 146.9M BOE

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San Juan Basin Top Lease Properties by BOE

Lease Property Location Cumulative BOE Producer Name(s)
San Juan 30 6 Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 220M BBL GAS COMPANY LP, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
San Juan 29 7 Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 66.8M BBL GAS COMPANY LP, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
San Juan 32 8 Unit San Juan County, New Mexico 106.4M BBL CONOCOPHILLIPS COMPANY, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY, PHILLIPS PETROLEUM CO NW
San Juan 32 9 Unit San Juan County, New Mexico 112.6M BBL GAS COMPANY LP, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
Northeast Blanco Unit San Juan County, New Mexico 161.3M BBL BP AMERICA PRODUCTION COMPANY, DEVON ENERGY PRODUCTION COMPANY, LP, NICHOLS LTD PTR
Tiffany La Plata County, Colorado 7.1M BBL BP AMERICA PRODUCTION COMPANY, DUGAN PRODUCTION CORP, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY, LOGOS OPERATING LLC, MARKWEST RESOURCES INC, SIMCOE LLC, WPX ENERGY PRODUCTION LLC, XTO ENERGY INC
San Juan 32 7 Unit San Juan County, New Mexico 66.8M BBL CONOCOPHILLIPS COMPANY, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY, PHILLIPS PETROLEUM CO NW
San Juan 28 6 Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 38.7M BBL GAS COMPANY LP, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
W Lybrook Unit San Juan County, New Mexico 9.4M BBL ENDURING RESOURCES, LLC, WPX ENERGY PRODUCTION, LLC
North Carracas 32-4 Archuleta County, Colorado 3.5M BBL RED WILLOW PRODUCTION COMPANY
San Juan 28 7 Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 35.6M BBL BP AMERICA PRODUCTION COMPANY, CONOCO INC, CONOCOPHILLIPS COMPANY, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
San Juan 30 5 Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 74.7M BBL CONOCOPHILLIPS COMPANY, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY, PHILLIPS PETROLEUM CO NW
Southern Ute 32-8; La Plata County, Colorado 46.9M BBL BP AMERICA PRODUCTION COMPANY, SIMCOE LLC, VASTAR RESOURCES INC
Rosa Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 47.3M BBL EVERGREEN OPERATING CORP, GAS COMPANY LP, LOGOS OPERATING, LLC, NORTHWEST PIPELINE COMPANY, WPX ENERGY PRODUCTION, LLC
San Juan 27 5 Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 30.1M BBL GAS COMPANY LP, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
Southern Ute La Plata County, Colorado 57M BBL 44 CANYON LLC, AMOCO PRODUCTION CO., APACHE CORPORATION, BP AMERICA PRODUCTION COMPANY, BURLINGTON RESOURCES OIL & GAS LP, CATAMOUNT ENERGY PARTNERS LLC, CDM OIL & GAS, CHEVRON MIDCONTINENT LP, CONOCO PHILLIPS COMPANY, ELM RIDGE EXPLORATION COMPANY LLC, ENDURING RESOURCES LLC, ENERVEST OPERATING LLC, ENERVEST SAN JUAN OPERATING, FAULCONER INC* VERNON E, FOUR STAR OIL & GAS COMPANY, HIGH RIVER RESOURCES OPERATING LLC, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY, MALLON OIL COMPANY, MARKWEST RESOURCES INC, MERRION OIL & GAS CORP, RED WILLOW PRODUCTION COMPANY, SAMSON RESOURCES COMPANY, SG INTERESTS I LTD, SIMCOE LLC, XTO ENERGY INC
W Escavada Unit Sandoval County, New Mexico 1.3M BBL ENDURING RESOURCES, LLC
Southern Ute 32-9; La Plata County, Colorado 61.1M BBL BP AMERICA PRODUCTION COMPANY, SIMCOE LLC, VASTAR RESOURCES INC
N Escavada Unit Sandoval County, New Mexico 3.4M BBL ENDURING RESOURCES, LLC, WPX ENERGY PRODUCTION, LLC
Northeast Blanco Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 54.6M BBL BP AMERICA PRODUCTION COMPANY, DEVON ENERGY PRODUCTION COMPANY, LP, NICHOLS LTD PTR
Nageezi Unit San Juan County, New Mexico 2.5M BBL DJR OPERATING, LLC, Ovintiv USA Inc.
San Juan 27 4 Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 20.8M BBL GAS COMPANY LP, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
San Juan 28 5 Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 17.2M BBL GAS COMPANY LP, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY
San Juan 29 5 Unit Rio Arriba County, New Mexico 21.6M BBL CONOCOPHILLIPS COMPANY, HILCORP ENERGY COMPANY, PHILLIPS PETROLEUM CO NW
Ebc Archuleta County, Colorado 421.2K BBL CATAMOUNT ENERGY PARTNERS LLC

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