Accommodation Model for Wolfcamp (Permian) Redbeds at the Updip Margin of North America's Largest Onshore Gas Field

Kansas Geological Survey

Open-file Report 2005-25



Panoma gas production is from the upper seven marine-continental, carbonate-siliciclastic, fourth-order sedimentary sequences in the Lower Wolfcamp, Council Grove Group. The overlying Hugoton produces from the Upper Wolfcampian Chase.


Council Grove Lithofacies

Shown are eight major lithofacies (L1 – L8) for the Council Grove and idealized depositional model that is a time slice (not intended to show progradation). Eight classes can be broadly lumped into three categories:


Last Modified November 2005