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Michigan Oil & Gas Monthly – July 2016

This month a group calling themselves the MICATS staged a protest at Attorney General Bill ...

Michigan Oil & Gas Monthly – June 2016

In this month's cover photo a buzzard flies past the flare stack at the Wessel et Al 2-6A oil well ...

Michigan Oil & Gas Monthly – May 2016

The big news in oil & gas this month was the Chapter 11 bankruptcy filings of Houston, Texas ...

Interactive Ann Arbor Dioxane Plume Map Demo

Update 6/14/2019 - The map in this post has been updated as of June 14, 2019 to our "Generation 2" ...

Michigan Oil & Gas Monthly – April 2016

It's been a cold Spring.  Winter came late this year in Michigan and Spring has been pushed back. ...

Michigan Oil & Gas Production Report January – December 2015

2015 Michigan petroleum production numbers are approximately 98% reported as of today. RMP has ...

Michigan Oil & Gas Monthly – March 2016

Crickets.   New oil & gas activity in the Michigan Basin is so slow through the first quarter ...

Landfill #27 At Wurtsmith Air Force Base

RMP Update 5/18/2022 - RMP's interactive contamination map of Wurtsmith AFB at the bottom of this ...
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Michigan Oil & Gas Monthly – February 2016

Each month, RMP publishes a detailed recap of oil & gas activity in the Michigan Basin.   This ...
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Michigan Law 101 – How A Bill Becomes A Law

Understanding how a bill works its way through the Michigan legislature and becomes a law can be ...

Michigan Oil & Gas Monthly – January 2016

The big story this month is the location of the Ensign #161 drilling rig.   The lat/lon of Ensign ...
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Wolverine Pipeline Maintenance At Holland West Middle School

This post is a retraction of a post published by RMP last Sunday January 17, 2016.  RMP mistakenly ...
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Michigan Oil & Gas Monthly – December 2015

The December issue of RMP's Michigan Oil & Gas Monthly (MOGM) marks our 12th edition, our first ...

The Back Forty – A Michigan Gold Mine

Aquila’s flagship Back Forty Project is a volcanogenic massive sulfide (VMS) deposit located along ...

Enbridge Line 5 Crude Oil Leak – North Straits Pump Station Near Lake Michigan Shoreline

The Enbridge Line 5 crude oil pipeline runs from Superior Wisconsin to Sarnia, Ontario.  Line 5 is ...