GEO ExPro

Oil on Troubled Water

Oil exploration in Australia has been fraught with disappointments in a relentless land, but onshore basins such as the Cooper Basin can still yield surprises.
This article appeared in Vol. 4, No. 6 - 2007

Advertisement

Please Click Here for the Article PDF

Advertisement

Related Articles

Country Profile Africa

An Underexplored Salt Province

A thirty year independence struggle with Ethiopia means that the natural resources of Eritrea remain largely untapped, but there is ample evidence that this now peaceful country is highly prospective for oil and gas.
An%20underexplored%20salt%20province%20pic%201 thumb

Exploration North America

Buried Treasure in Jamaica

The beautiful Caribbean Island of Jamaica was home to pirates and their loot in the past, but is there treasure of a different sort in its sparkling waters? Data collated for a new bid round, due to close in March 2011, suggests that there may well be.
Treasure beach thumb