Continental Resources unveils Oklahoma oil field

Continental Resources on Tuesday announced a new oil play in southern Oklahoma. Known as the SCOOP, the oil-rich shale rock is the source of some of the state’s oldest oil fields, including those tapped by the Phillips, Noble, Hefner and Skelly families, Continental said.

BY ADAM WILMOTH Published: October 10, 2012

Continental Resources Inc. on Thursday unveiled its newest oil field in an area of southern Oklahoma that has produced some of the state’s richest discoveries.

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