LOGA Industry Report - Fall 2015 - (Page 66)

INDUSTRy focUS The Cotton Valley: A Play That's Getting Better All The Time by DL Stokelorn like sgt. pepper's lonely Heart's Club Band, the Cotton Valley forma- tion has been going in and out of style for decades. producers in northwest louisiana and northeast texas have been producing natural gas and natural gas liquids from the Cotton Valley group since the 1940s, but the long and winding road to 2015 shows that enthusiasm for the formation has fluctuated. although oil and gas companies through the years have turned their attention to more prolific plays, both yesterday and today demonstrate that a number of them eventually get back to the formation. With recent press accounts making noise about a Cotton Valley "mini-boom," the well-explored horizon is proving itself to be nowhere near the end. 66 | loGa INDUSTRY REPORT | Fall 2015 The Cotton Valley is a sands formation that often gets by with a little help from its friends, because of its proximity to other productive horizons: Nestled beneath the Travis Peak formation and above the Haynesville and Bossier shales, the Cotton Valley is one target in a fab four that, in recent years, has prompted some companies to try to exploit all four horizons with techniques from the unconventional resource play revolution. Anyone keeping an eye on the Louisiana Oil & Gas Association's weekly drilling reports during spring and summer 2014

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of LOGA Industry Report - Fall 2015

Chairman’s Corner
President’s Perspective
North Louisiana Notes
Comments from the Commissioner
From the DNR Secretary’s Desk
From the LDWF Secretary’s Desk
Comments from Congress
Legislator Profile: Senator H. Neil Riser
LOUISIANA GUBERNATORIOL RACE QUIET SO FAR
IT'S LOUISIANA'S FAVORITE SEASON- ELECTION SEASON!
LEGISLATIVE LANES TO VICTORY
LOGPAC ELECTION ENDORSEMENTS
THE COTTON VALLEY: A PLAY THAT'S GETTING BETTER ALL THE TIME
Reflections on the Ever-Changing Oil and Gas Industry
CAMERON LNG NEW LIQUEFACTION FACILITIES A WIN-WIN
Court Watch: A Silver Lining in the BP Settlement
LOUISIANA LEGISLATURE PASSES NEW LAW ON DRILLING UNITS
A SUMMER OF ENERGY DISCONTENT IN WASHINGTON DC
WEATHERING THE STROM, FOCUSED ON THE FUTURE
LAGCOE 2015
OPPORTUNITY FOR CONTINUED LAWSUIT REFORM
Leadership Development: EXCELERANT
Workforce Development: Illustrating Industry Support for STEM Education
4th Annual LOGA Sporting Clays
2015 LAGCOE Open Golf Tournament
Oilfield Service Auction Preview
Member Services Spotlight: From Websites to Mobile Apps, Envoc is Making ‘A Better Reality’ for Clients
Petroleum Facts at a Glance
New Members
Index of Advertisers/ Advertisers.com

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