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California Oil Fields

Oil Fields in California by 2006 EIA Proved Reserves

map showing proved oil reserves in California
Rank in
Top 100
Field Name
3 Belridge South
8 Midway-Sunset
9 Elk Hills
10 Kern River
13 Wilmington
20 Cymric
22 Lost Hills
24 Nat Gas - Elk Hills
27 Hondo
28 Pescado
37 Inglewood
40 Sacate
41 Ventura
42 San Ardo
54 Nat Gas - Hondo
58 Coalinga
63 Arroyo Grande
84 Kern Front
92 Brea-Olinda

U.S. Energy Information Administration, Map Date 2-10-2008

Top 100 oil & gas fields list from "US Crude Oil, Natural Gas, and Natural Gas Liquids Reserves, 2006 Annual Report," Energy Information Administration (EIA).

When a field is on both the top 100 oil and top 100 gas lists, it is symbolized by the symbol for oil or gas with the highest rank number.

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