The Ministry of environment has identified 24 of the object for geological study

The Ministry of environment has identified 24 of the object for geological study


The selected objects contain resources of hydrocarbon raw materials and underground mineral waters. To explore are offered two land plots in the Astrakhan region, four sites in the Saratov region, eight – in the Perm region, as well as in other regions.

MOSCOW, 14 Oct. The Ministry of natural resources has approved a list of 24 objects that contain inferred resources of hydrocarbon raw materials and underground of mineral waters, to provide in 2015 to use for the purpose of geological study at the expense of means of subsoil users, is spoken in the message of Department.

23 area contain inferred resources of hydrocarbon raw materials. In particular, to explore are offered two land plots in the Astrakhan region, four sites in the Saratov region, eight — in the Perm region, one site in the Krasnodar Krai, the Rostov region, the Omsk region, the Republic of Bashkortostan, Samara region.

In addition, in the Yamal-Nenets Autonomous district, in Shuryshkarsky area offers two areas with probable reserves oil category D1 — at 59.1 million tons, D2 — 14.4 million tons, and gas by categories D1 — 8.6 billion cubic meters, D2 — 5.1 billion cubic meters.

Finally, the largest of the proposed sites are located in the Krasnoyarsk region, with probable reserves oil category D1 — 32.8 million tons, D2 at 73.4 million tons, and forecast gas resources on category D1 — 105 billion cubic meters, D2 -121 billion cubic meters.

Moreover, the Ministry has proposed to explore the area with underground mineral water in the Maikop area of Republic Adygea.

Applications for the right to use the listed acreages are accepted by territorial authorities of Rosnedra to 17.00 local time on November 13.