Oligocene, Gulf Coast, Gulf of Mexico

Comments on Geologic Parameters

9 Hydrocarbon Production:

The Frio is a very productive unit. We digitized a generalized map of Frio production from Galloway and others (1982).

9 Map:


9 Reference:

Galloway, W. H., Hobday, D. K., and Magara, Kinji, 1982, Frio Formation of the Texas Gulf Coast Basin—depositional systems, structural framework, hydrocarbon origin, migration, distribution, and exploration potential: The University of Texas at Austin, Bureau of Economic Geology Report of Investigations No. 122, 78 p.