Research & Data
Energy in the 11th District
The Eleventh District is home to four important oil and natural gas producing regions: the Permian Basin, Barnett Shale, Haynesville Shale and Eagle Ford Shale. In 2013, these areas accounted for 33 percent of U.S. oil supply and 28 percent of natural gas supply. Click on each region in the map below to learn more about its history and how drilling has affected economic activity.