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You're invited to join us for UPA's Midyear Meeting & Social at the Zermatt Hotel in beautiful Midway, Utah. UPA's Midyear Meeting is being held in conjunction with the 7th Annual UPA Charity Golf Classic held the following day at nearby Soldier Hollow and Wasatch Mt. Golf Courses. The Midyear Meeting is a great opportunity to gather as an industry, hear select speakers on important current topics, and connect with other oil and gas professionals and industry friends.

Upstream Committee

Start Date:

2017-05-15T15:00:00MDT


Location:

Conference Call


Event Description:

Legislative Interim Day

Start Date:

2017-05-17T21:24:04MDT


Location:

State Capitol


Event Description:

Legislative Interim Day

Start Date:

2017-06-21T21:24:04MDT


Location:

State Capitol


Event Description:

Legislative Interim Day

Start Date:

2017-07-26T21:24:04MDT


Location:

State Capitol


Event Description:

Legislative Interim Day

Start Date:

2017-08-23T21:24:04MDT


Location:

State Capitol


Event Description:

Legislative Interim Day

Start Date:

2017-09-20T21:24:04MDT


Location:

State Capitol


Event Description:

Legislative Interim Day

Start Date:

2017-10-18T21:24:04MDT


Location:

State Capitol


Event Description:

Legislative Interim Day

Start Date:

2017-11-15T21:24:04MST


Location:

State Capitol


Event Description:

Upstream Committee

Start Date:

2017-06-19T12:00:00MDT


Location:

Denver (TBD)


Event Description:

Upstream Committee

Start Date:

2017-07-17T14:00:00MDT


Location:

Conference Call


Event Description:

Upstream Committee

Start Date:

2017-08-21T14:00:00MDT


Location:

Conference Call


Event Description:

Upstream Committee

Start Date:

2017-09-18T14:00:00MDT


Location:

Conference Call


Event Description:

Upstream Committee

Start Date:

2017-10-16T14:00:00MDT


Location:

Conference Call


Event Description:

Upstream Committee

Start Date:

2017-11-20T14:00:00MST


Location:

Conference Call


Event Description:

Upstream Committee

Start Date:

2017-12-18T14:00:00MST


Location:

Conference Call


Event Description:

Refining Committee

Start Date:

2017-05-18T11:30:00MDT


Location:

Tesoro


Event Description:

Refining Committee

Start Date:

2017-06-15T11:30:00MDT


Location:

Big West Oil


Event Description:

Refining Committee

Start Date:

2017-07-20T11:30:00MDT


Location:

HollyFrontier


Event Description:

Refining Committee

Start Date:

2017-08-17T11:30:00MDT


Location:

Silver Eagle Refining


Event Description:

Refining Committee

Start Date:

2017-09-21T11:30:00MDT


Location:

Chevron


Event Description:

Refining Committee

Start Date:

2017-10-19T11:30:00MDT


Location:

Tesoro


Event Description:

Refining Committee

Start Date:

2017-11-16T11:30:00MST


Location:

Big West Oil


Event Description:

Refining Committee

Start Date:

2017-12-21T11:30:00MST


Location:

HollyFrontier


Event Description:

Refinery Environmental Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-06-13T11:30:00MDT


Location:

Sinclair


Event Description:

Refinery Environmental Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-07-11T11:30:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery Environmental Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-08-08T11:30:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery Environmental Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-09-12T11:30:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery Environmental Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-10-10T11:30:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery Environmental Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-11-14T11:30:00MST


Event Description:

Refinery Environmental Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-12-12T11:30:00MST


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-06-08T11:00:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-07-13T11:00:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-08-10T11:00:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-09-14T11:00:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-10-12T11:00:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-11-09T11:00:00MST


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-12-14T11:00:00MST


Event Description:

SITLA Board of Trustees

Start Date:

2017-05-18T09:00:00MDT


Location:

SITLA Office


Event Description:

SITLA Board of Trustees

Start Date:

2017-06-15T09:00:00MDT


Location:

SITLA Office


Event Description:

SITLA Board of Trustees

Start Date:

2017-08-17T09:00:00MDT


Location:

SITLA Office


Event Description:

SITLA Board of Trustees

Start Date:

2017-09-20T09:00:00MDT


Location:

SITLA Office


Event Description:

SITLA Board of Trustees

Start Date:

2017-10-19T09:00:00MDT


Location:

SITLA Office


Event Description:

SITLA Board of Trustees

Start Date:

2017-11-16T09:00:00MST


Location:

SITLA Office


Event Description:

Charity Golf Planning Committee

Start Date:

2017-05-18T14:00:00MDT


Location:

Tesoro


Event Description:

Utah Board of Oil, Gas and Mining

Start Date:

2017-05-24T09:00:00MDT


Location:

Vernal City Office


Event Description:

Utah Board of Oil, Gas and Mining

Start Date:

2017-06-28T08:00:00MDT


Location:

Utah Dept. of Natural Resources


Event Description:

Utah Board of Oil, Gas and Mining

Start Date:

2017-07-26T08:00:00MDT


Location:

Utah Dept. of Natural Resources


Event Description:

Utah Board of Oil, Gas and Mining

Start Date:

2017-08-23T08:00:00MDT


Location:

Utah Dept. of Natural Resources


Event Description:

Utah Board of Oil, Gas and Mining

Start Date:

2017-09-27T08:00:00MDT


Location:

Utah Dept. of Natural Resources


Event Description:

Utah Board of Oil, Gas and Mining

Start Date:

2017-10-25T08:00:00MDT


Location:

Utah Dept. of Natural Resources


Event Description:

Utah Board of Oil, Gas and Mining

Start Date:

2017-12-06T08:00:00MST


Location:

Utah Dept. of Natural Resources


Event Description:

Utah Air Quality Board

Start Date:

2017-06-07T13:30:00MDT


Location:

Utah Department of Environmental Quality


Event Description:

Utah Air Quality Board

Start Date:

2017-07-05T13:30:00MDT


Location:

Utah Department of Environmental Quality


Event Description:

Utah Air Quality Board

Start Date:

2017-08-02T13:30:00MDT


Location:

Utah Department of Environmental Quality


Event Description:

Utah Air Quality Board

Start Date:

2017-09-06T13:30:00MDT


Location:

Utah Department of Environmental Quality


Event Description:

Utah Air Quality Board

Start Date:

2017-10-04T13:30:00MDT


Location:

Utah Department of Environmental Quality


Event Description:

Utah Air Quality Board

Start Date:

2017-11-01T13:30:00MDT


Location:

Utah Department of Environmental Quality


Event Description:

Utah Air Quality Board

Start Date:

2017-12-06T13:30:00MST


Location:

Utah Department of Environmental Quality


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-06-08T11:00:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-07-19T11:30:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-08-10T11:00:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-09-14T11:00:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-10-12T11:00:00MDT


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-11-09T11:00:00MST


Event Description:

Refinery PSM Subcommittee

Start Date:

2017-12-14T11:00:00MST


Event Description:

Utah Oil and Gas Collaborative Group

Start Date:

2017-07-13T09:00:00MDT


Location:

Duchesne Event Center


Event Description:

Utah Energy Infrastructure Board

Start Date:

2017-07-12T10:00:00MDT


Location:

OED Office


Event Description:

Golf Planning Committee

Start Date:

2017-07-12T12:00:00MDT


Location:

Soldier Hollow G.C.


Event Description:

Transportation Governance and Funding Task Force

Start Date:

2017-07-13T13:00:00MDT


Location:

210 Senate Building - Capitol


Event Description:

Uinta Basin Industry Roundtable

Start Date:

2017-07-13T14:00:00MDT


Location:

Duchesne Event Center


Event Description:

Transportation Funding Workgroup

Start Date:

2017-07-17T10:00:00MDT


Location:

Senate Majority Caucus Rm. - Capitol


Event Description:

UPA Midyear Meeting

Start Date:

2017-08-02T14:00:00MDT


Location:

Zermatt Resort - Midway


Event Description:

See Event

Latest News

Uinta Basin Industry Roundtable

UPA's Quarterly Uinta Basin Industry Roundtable is scheduled for Thursday, July 13 at 2:00 p.m. in the Duchesne Event Center in Duchesne.  The meeting will be held in conjunction with the UDOGM Oil and Gas Collaborative Meeting held earlier in the day.

Badlands Energy

Badlands Energy, Inc. is an E&P company that has been involved in the Uinta Basin for over a decade. The Company also operates in California and has been involved in exploration projects in Wyoming and Nevada.

The Utah operations comprise the largest and most active acreage position in the Company with over 90,000 acres under lease. In addition to managing the leasehold, Badlands also operates some 140 oil and gas wells in the Riverbend, Wilkin Ridge and Gate Canyon areas. Currently the Company is engaged in a nine well pad drilling program in the Riverbend area that could expand into a much larger program in the future. Recently the Company entered into a joint venture with MC Oil and Wyatt Energy to exploit a 5,000+ leasehold (South Altamont) within the giant Altamont/Bluebell Field. The Company has completed its first oil well the South Altamont program that has resulted in a 30 day average of + 400 BOPD. Permitting for additional locations is underway. In California the Company is active in the San Joaquin Basin with over 34,000 acres under lease. In April we will be the operator drilling a wildcat well northwest of Bakersfield.

Initially operating as a public company known as Gasco Energy, Inc., we underwent a restructuring that was completed in October of 2013. This resulted in a recapitalization followed by taking the company private. The final step in this was a name change to Badlands Energy, Inc. The Company is now sufficiently funded to aggressively pursue additional opportunities in addition to growing its current operating base.

Badlands is staffed by a seasoned group of geoscientist, engineers and field operations people who have many years of experience not only in the Uinta Basin but also in North America and internationally and have expertise in seismic acquisition, drilling operations and all facets of the petroleum industry. The team has a long history of working together as partners or as part of the Gasco team. Much of that experience has been in the Altamont-Bluebell field complex with significant expertise in the drilling a completion of Green River and Wasatch wells. In addition, the team has been active in the development of Wasatch/Mesa Verde, Spring Canyon and Mancos gas wells.

In summary, Badlands has been an active and successful player in the Uinta Basin area for a significant amount of time and has acquired the expertise necessary to prosecute a comprehensive and profitable program in not only the Uinta Basin, but in most hydrocarbon provinces. The office team in Denver in conjunction with a very competent and experienced field group headquartered in Myton, Utah gives Badlands the ability to operate successfully in the Uinta.

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