Gulfport Energy (GPOR) reported on the company’s activity in the Niobrara play in 2011. The company drilled three gross or 1.5 net wells into the Niobrara and said that all three wells produced oil at commercial rates. The wells were open hole wells completed without stimulation.
Gulfport Energy recently finished conducting a 60 square mile three dimensional seismic survey of the Niobrara at the Craig Dome prospect. The company is analyzing the results of the survey and plans to start drilling here in May 2012.