Does anyone have more hard data than speculation? I know everyone wishes we had more to hang our hats on at the moment. Wouldn't it be wonderful when negotiating your lease the O&G Co. would give you their data? That would be fair. But everyone at a certain age learns life isn't always fair.
I found some info on Sonris about a well in the Ida area drilled in the 80s. It was perforated at 10657 and 10805 and it says "Haynesville". I don't know if that is shale or sand though. Does anyone know? It looks like it produced pretty well for a while. The s/n is 175453.
That seems to be further north than what I have seen on maps indicating the supposed area for the Haynesville shale.
Potentially good news for Ida?
BTW - we saw that big flare on 237467 the other night from Hwy 71 and thought the whole bottoms was on fire.
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More