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USGS World Petroleum Assessment and the Total Petroleum System (TPS)
Entry ID: EARTH_CRUST_USGS_Petrol_Dat_Sys

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Abstract: The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) World Petroleum Assessment 2000 provides
estimates of the quantities of conventional oil, gas, and natural gas liquids
outside the United States that have the potential to be added to reserves in
the next 30 years (1995 to 2025). Excluding the U.S., the mean (expected)
volumes of undiscovered resources are 649 billion barrels of oil (BBO), 4,669
trillion cubic ... View entire text
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Description: Access to the World Petroleum Assessment

Description: Access to the Total Petroleum System (TPS) reports
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: USGS World Energy Assessment Team
Dataset Title: USGS World Petroleum Assessment 2000
Dataset Release Date: 2000
Dataset Release Place: Denver, CO
Dataset Publisher: USGS
Issue Identification: DDS-60
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1942-01-01
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Central Energy Team, Central Region, Energy Team, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (303) 236-7773
Email: lbiewick at
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey MS939, Box 25046
City: Denver
Province or State: Colorado
Postal Code: 80225
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: online www
Fees: none
Phone: (303) 236-5782
Contact Address:
U.S. Geological Survey/Geology Division
P.O. Box 25046, Mail Stop 971
Core Research Center (Denver Federal Center)
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24