General Instructions: How to Use Surface Casing Information Tools
Specific Tool Instructions: How to Use the Map Tool Buttons
Understanding Basic Terminologies: Casing Diagram

General Instructions: How to Use Surface Casing Information Tools

Find a Location (Navigation Tools):

By manual zooming and panning:
    1. Use the Zoom In tool to zoom to desired area of map
    2. When zoomed in, well names and lease names will appear on map
    3. The Pan tool is used to move the map.
    4. TheZoom Out tool is used to view a larger area

By using the Zoom to Latitude/Longitude button:
    1. Click the Zoom to Lat / Long button
    2. Enter Latitude and Longitude (using decimal degrees)
    3. Click the “Zoom” button
    4. Map will zoom to and place a marker at the desired location


Obtain Casing Information for a Location (Casing Tools):

    1. Click on the Casing Data tool button
    2. Click on the location in the map.
    3. A window appears in bottom frame with approximate casing depths for that location.
    4. Print information using the “Print Form” button at the bottom of the casing information frame.

Find Specific Well Locations:

Using the Find Tool
    1. Click the Find Features button
    2. Enter text in input box
    3. Click “Find”
    4. Any wells found with the text in any of their fields will be highlighted.

Using the Query tool
    1. Make the “Q Wells” Map Layer active by clicking the radio button next to “Q Wells” in the table of    contents
    2. Click the Query button
    3. In the query frame that appears in the bottom frame, enter the Q-Number of the desired well in the value form.
    4. Click the “Add to Query String” button.
    5. Click the “Execute” button
    6. If well is found, it will be highlighted in yellow on the map.

View Well Logs:

    1. Click the View Well Log button
    2. Click on any red (non-Salt Water Disposal well) well location
    3. Name of well will appear in bottom frame along with a “View Log” button.
    4. Press “View Log” button to open image of well log in new window

Specific Tool Instructions: How to use the Map Tool Buttons  
Navigation Tools  

Zoom In: Click and drag on an area of the map to zoom in.

Zoom Out: Click on the map to zoom out.
Pan: Click and drag in the opposite direction you would like to navigate on the map. For example, if you want to navigate towards the east, click and drag the map to the left.
Zoom to Full Extent: Click this button to zoom to the full extent of the map.
Zoom to Layer: Click this button to zoom to the extent of the active layer.
Zoom to Lat / Long: Enter Latitude and Longitude in Decimal Degrees, then press "Zoom" to navigate to selected coordinates. Marker will appear on map with coordinates labeled.
Casing Tools  

Casing Data: Click on any point on the map to obtain casing depth information. Scroll down information window to see all information. Print form for Casing Information Page appears at bottom.

View Well Log: Click on wells (represented as red crosses) to obtain well information. A new window with an image of the well log (if available) will open if the "View Log" button is pressed.
Search Tools  
Query: Enter query strings to find features in the active layer.
Find Features: Enter text to find features in the active layer.
Clear Selection: Clear selection for any selected features.
Map Tools  
Identify: Click on the map to identify features from the active layer.
Measure: Change between measurement units.
Set Units: Change between measurement units.
Print Map: Print current map view. Note - to print casing information form, use the Casing Information tool.
Open Help Page: Click this button to open help page in new window.
Understanding Basic Terminologies: Casing Diagram
The graphic at right identifies the data points as returned by the casing data tool and as stated on the casing information form.