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American Petro Hunter plans first horizontal well central Kansas

  • The Wichita Eagle
  • Published Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013, at 9:47 a.m.

American Petro Hunter of Wichita announced Wednesday that it has submitted an “intent to drill” notice with the Kansas Corporation Commission for its first horizontal well on 15,000 acres in Rice and Reno counties.

The well near Lyons is planned to be 3,300 feet deep, with a lateral through the Mississippi-Osage of 3,500 feet. Drilling is expected to commence in the first quarter.

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