Paradox Basin

Paradox Basin
Paradox Overview: Located mostly in Southeastern Utah and Southwestern Colorado, the Paradox Basin has been traditionally known more for its conventional oil & gas production. Read More

Paradox Counties: UT: Emery, Garfield, Grand, San Juan, Wayne Read More

Paradox Pipelines (natural gas): Northwest Pipeline, Southern Trails, TransColorado Read More

Paradox Net Acreage Table: A table detailing the net acreage owned by various companies in the Paradox play. View Table


MDU Resources Puts Out 'For Sale' Sign on E&P Business

Bismarck, ND-based MDU Resources Group said it expects to sell its exploration and production (E&P) business by the end of this year. CEO David Goodin previously had said that Fidelity E&P Co. was going to be sold, but the sharp crude oil price drop late last year caused him to postpone putting it on the market at the time (see Shale DailyFeb. 5). Read More

MDU Looks to Paradox and Beyond for Oil Growth

While continuing to cash in on the robust oil and natural growth in its home-based Bakken Shale play, Bismarck, ND-based MDU Resources Group's exploration/production (E&P) unit looks to expand elsewhere with its increased activity in Utah's Paradox Basin and an as-yet-unspecified third major oil play. Read More


Paradox Basin Gallery

A gallery of all of the images related to the Paradox basin.