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THUMS – California’s Hidden Oil Islands Petroleum Technology Reversing an earlier ban, in 1962 voters in Long Beach, California, approved petroleum exploration in their harbor. More than nine billion barrels of oil have been produced in the Los Angeles area. There are still more than 30,000 active wells pumping around 230 million barrels of oil a year, making Los Angeles County the second most productive oil county in California. Kern County is number one. No one bothered to hide the oil rigs in the 1890s, when the oil fields were first discovered in the LA. Almost one-quarter of the world's oil was produced in California by the 1930s. Rigs were encased in soundproof walls and equipment was hidden away as people began to pour into LA. New Properties Hide Abandoned Oil And Gas Wells Around the country, houses, schools and shopping centers are being built on old oil and gas fields — and hidden underground are millions of
Oil wells are hidden all over Los Angeles, some more cleverly than others. From the so-called Tower of Hope to a facade designed to look like a synagogue, here are a handful of spots where black
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