Interest in S.D. oil, gas leases continues, but research needed before drilling
Published 05/07/2012, Capital Journal
Similarities in underlying rock formations continue to fuel speculation that South Dakota might have petroleum reserves like those now fueling the oil boom in North Dakota. But recent auctions of South Dakota oil and gas leases don’t necessarily indicate oil companies will start digging test holes any time soon, people in the industry say.Word count: 808
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