Five new permits:
- Operators: Petro-Hunt (3), Petroshale (2)
- Fields: Charlson (McKenzie); Mandaree (Dunn)
- Comments: the Charlson oil field is an incredible field; it is tracked here.
- Whiting (2): two P Bibler permits, Williams County
- 42 wells transferred
- from: Emerald Oil
- to: Petro-Hunt
- oldest permit: #25919
- most recent permit: #31506
- most in McKenzie County; a few in Stark and Billings counties (SW ND)
- familiar names: Hot Rod; Joel Goodsen; Dudley Dawson; Mary Samsonite; Lloyd Christmas; Dagny Taggart; Robert The Bruce; Chip Diller; Clark Griswold; etc.