The Eagle Ford Shale

The Eagle Ford Shale is named after the town of Eagle Ford, Texas near Dallas, where the shale outcrops. However, the current producing area for the play is south Texas in the counties of Webb, Dimmit, La Salle, McMullen, Live Oak, Bee, Goliad, Karnes, De Witt, Lavaca and Colorado. Geologists consider the Eagle Ford the source rock for the Austin Chalk and Edwards formations.

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