Possible Undiscovered Oil and Gas Accumulations and Documented Oil and Gas Shows in the Southeastern United States

  • Robert J. Brewer
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Earth Sciences book series (BRIEFSEARTH)


The majority of oil seeps in Georgia seem to follow a line from south of Augusta on the Savannah River, through Louisville, Sandersville, Wrightsville, lower Laurens County, Scotland and Hawkinsville, along the line separating the lower and upper coastal plain.


  1. Postley OC (1938) Oil and gas possibilities in Atlantic Coastal plain from New Jersey to Florida. AAPG Bull 22(7):799–815Google Scholar
  2. Thompson S (2008) Black gold! Texas tea! Oil in Georgia. Editorial, The Courier Herald, DublinGoogle Scholar

Copyright information

© The Author(s), under exclusive licence to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert J. Brewer
    • 1
  1. 1.KatyUSA

Personalised recommendations