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lias

the early JURASSIC characterized by estuarine and marine deposits typified by ammonites, insects, saurians and cycads.
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EG have defined and mapped a portfolio of 28 Liassic, Triassic and Paleozoic leads in a variety of hydrocarbon trap types across the Sidi Moktar Licences.
1993) Geometrical simulation studies of coastal cliff failures in Liassic strata, south Wales, U.
Norian), that during the Liassic was emplaced as an allochthon (nappe) upon the Vizcaino Layered Complex.
We will also retain our French base business and preserve access to upside from future exploration success associated with the one million acres targeting the Liassic resource.
Operations will include the perforation and testing of the Lower Liassic and a potential testing of the Argovian.
For example, WESTPHAL (1961, 1962) minimized the number of Late Liassic crocodiles from Germany and Great Britain to only five species in three genera: Pelagosaurus typus, Platysuchus multiscrobiculatus, Steneosaurus bollensis, Steneosaurus brevior and Steneosaurus gracilirostris.
The Liassic drilling program comprising six wells (without the use of hydraulic fracturing) is expected to commence by year-end pending final review of permits by the French Administration.
The Sidi Moktar licences ("Sidi Moktar") cover 2,700 square kilometres in the Essaouira basin, central Morocco and contain an existing gas discovery in the Lower Liassic ("Kechoula") and significant pre-salt potential.
1984): The Liassic brachiopods of the Iberian Range (Spain): Stratigraphie distribution and biozonation.
These licences contain a material existing gas discovery in the Lower Liassic where two wells have already been drilled and a near term well test is awaited prior to possible commercial production.
Following a rigorous strategic alternative process initiated in late 2009, in May we announced a partnership agreement with Hess Oil France SAS to initiate a proof of concept program for our Paris Basin Liassic resource play.
1997): Entolium beds: Hiatal shell concentrations in starved pelagic settings (Middle Liassic, SE Spain).