How many acres are leased for oil and gas exploration in Arizona?


There were 894,000 acres leased for oil and gas in Arizona at yearend 2014, up from the 756,000 acres at yearend 2013. Oil and gas leases on State Trust land totaled 854,000 acres in December 2014, up from 716,000 acres in December 2013. Federal land leased in December 2014 totaled 40,000 acres, unchanged from 40,000 acres in December 2013.