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Eleven drilling permits were issued and seven wells were drilled in 2014. Kinder Morgan permitted six and drilled seven wells for carbon dioxide in the St. Johns Gas Unit between St Johns and Springerville. One of the wells that Kinder Morgan drilled was permitted in 2013. Ranger Development permitted two and drilled one well in the old helium producing area east of the petrified Forest National Park in the Holbrook Basin. Ranger is planning further tests in its well. Gusher State permitted two wells near Douglas and Leonard Hafley permitted one well near Kingman. Neither Gusher State nor Leonard Hafley have started drilling their permitted wells.