Continental Resources is a Top of petroleum liquids producer in the United States and the largest leaseholder in the nation’s premier oil play, the Bakken Play of North Dakota and Montana. Based in Oklahoma City, the company also has a leading presence in the Anadarko Woodford Play of Oklahoma and the Red River Units Play of North Dakota, South Dakota and Montana. Founded in 1967, Continental’s growth strategy has focused on crude oil since the 1980s.
Continental operations are focused on the Red River Units, Anadarko Woodford and Bakken field plays. The Bakken and Three Forks Reservoirs, located in Montana and North Dakota, produce crude oil and natural gas, The Red River Units, located in Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota, produce crude oil and natural gas from the Red River “B” formation, The Niobrara formation has another potential crude oil resource play in various basins throughout the northern Rocky Mountain region, The Anadarko Woodford, located in Oklahoma, produces crude oil, natural gas and natural gas condensate. The Anadarko Woodford, located in Oklahoma, produces crude oil, natural gas and natural gas condensate.