Frontier South, East Falkland basins reveal important exploration potential

Recent work by Borders & Southern Petroleum PLC has shown that the Cretaceous-Tertiary East Falkland and South Falkland basins, respectively east and south of the Falkland Islands, have the potential to become a major hydrocarbon province. Click here to enlarge imageThe Tertiary South Falkland basin, located some 200 km south of the Falkland Islands, and the underlying Mesozoic East Falkland basin, located due south and east of the Falkland Islands, have recently been the focus for renewed exploration activity by UK and Falklands based independent explorers Borders & Southern Petroleum PLC and Falkland Oil & Gas Ltd., respectively (Figs. 1 and 2). Click here to enlarge image...

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