Oil and Gas in Kentucky FAQ
Do I have oil (or gas) on my property?
Is the well on my neighbor's property being used to steal my oil (or gas)?
What does a consulting geologist do?
How do I contact a consulting geologist?
Where do I obtain oil and gas well data?
What is the cost of getting oil and gas data from the Geologic Data Center?
How do I order information from the well record library?
What is the format of electronic oil and gas well data available from the Survey?
What is the KGS Well Sample and Core Repository?
What is the Carter coordinate system?
Are production data available for Kentucky wells?
What are the requirements for drilling an oil or gas well in Kentucky?
How can I keep track of current permitting activity?
What is an electric log (mud log, geophysical log, or others)?
How do I use the online Kentucky oil and gas well records?
What is 344CORN? What do the stratigraphic codes mean?
How do I get API numbers for wells in Kentucky?
Why do some Kentucky permit numbers have letters?
Are farm or lease maps available for Kentucky?
What is "TRM"? A guide to oil and gas well completion types.
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For more information contact
Brandon C. Nuttall
Kentucky Geological Survey
University of Kentucky