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AAPG Bulletin


Volume: 68 (1984)

Issue: 9. (September)

First Page: 1204

Last Page: 1204

Title: Alaska: Potential for Giant Fields: ABSTRACT

Author(s): James J. Hohler, Wilfred Bischoff


The demise of Mukluk field is forcing government and the oil industry into more remote and hostile areas of Alaska at a more rapid rate than originally envisioned. It is conceivable that even giant fields may, in some circumstances, prove marginal or noncommercial. The unexplored offshore waters in the Arctic and the Bering Sea are seen as holding the greatest promise.

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