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Arkansas Mineral Rights


Arkansas Mineral Rights produce the most economic impact to the state through the production of natural gas minerals. In recent years, the Fayetteville Shale has become a major play in the Arkansas mineral rights arena. Because of the advances in horizontal drilling technology and hydraulic fracturing, Arkansas mineral rights covering the Fayetville Shale are now economically viable.

Top Ten Producing Gas Wells in Arkansas

  • Alta-Jones Well
  • Anadarko Well
  • Arklan Well
  • Beavers Well
  • Dismang Well
  • Gaither Well
  • Jameson Well
  • Mulliniks Well
  • Reyes Salinas Well
  • Whisehunt Well

Oil and Gas Companies Active in Arkansas

  • Chesapeake
  • Hallwood Petroleum
  • KCS Resources
  • One TEC Operating
  • Petrohawk Operating
  • SEECO
  • XTO Energy

Arkansas Mineral Rights Links

Arkansas Oil and Gas Commission: http://www.aogc.state.ar.us/

Additional Reading

  • Oil & Gas 101 – General information for mineral rights owners. Start here if you’re a newbie.
  • Fayetteville Shale Arkansas – Short article describing geology, location & counties within the Fayetteville Shale of Arkansas. Written for oil and gas mineral rights and royalty owners in AR.