About The Barnett Shale

barnettshaleThe Barnett Shale is a North American shale play located in the Fort Worth Basin that is mainly concentrated in northeast Texas and spans 5,000 square miles beneath about 18 Texas counties. Top producers in the Barnett Shale include Devon Energy, Chesapeake Energy, EOG Resources, XTO Energy, Quicksilver Resources and Encana Oil & Gas. For more information about North American shale, please click here.