One Million Barrel Celebration Held
The estimated 3,000 people in attendance at the One Million Barrel Celebration in Tioga this week feasted on crawdads, shrimp, corn-on-the-cob and watermelon. The event was sponsored by the North Dakota Petroleum Council (NDPC). The state’s next oil production benchmark is 1.5 million BPD and the NDPC estimates that the state will reach that benchmark fairly quickly with an estimated 2,000 wells coming on line each year. Read more in the Bakken Breakout.