40 Years at Prudhoe Bay: Richfield, others go elephant hunting
Geologists pore over few North Slope outcroppings; California company’s team gets excited about oily sands in two locations
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In the early 1960s, Richfield Oil Co., with other companies that were operators, participated in the discovery of oil and gas fields across Cook Inlet, racking up success after success with such finds as Middle Ground Shoal, Granite Point, McArthur River and North and South Cook Inlet.
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