block 6 oil field of Sudan - Darfur / Kordofan
The development of the oil fields in southern Sudan can
easily be spotted from
Landsat data; different
parts of the oil infrastructure including drilling sites, roads, pipe lines,,
seismic grid, various ponds and build-ups. Furthermore, can ecological
consequences be evaluated.
Recently oil exploitation has increased in oil block area 6
which covers southern Darfur and Kordofan. Few new drilling sites were observed
in southern Darfur.
Oil development activities in oil concession 6, some new
activity was observed in 2006 (drilling sites green dots).
Oil development activities in block 6 - divided into states.
some new activity was observed in 2006 (drilling sites green dots).
Client: The European Coalition on Oil in Sudan (ECOS)