Contact Info


420 Hackberry Lane

P.O. Box 869999

Tuscaloosa, AL 35486-6999


205.349-2861 Fax



P.O. Box 1368

Mobile, AL 36633-1368

250 N. Water Street

Mobile, AL 36602



251.438.4805 Fax

Oil and Gas in Alabama

Alabama's oil and gas industry has enjoyed a long and remarkable history. As early as 1808, American Indians in the Tennessee Valley in north-central Alabama were selling oil from asphaltic rocks for medicinal purposes. The first wells drilled for oil in the southeastern U.S. were drilled in Lawrence County in 1865, just six years after the first oil well in the U.S.(more)


Overview - Fiscal Years 2003-2012 Charts - (PDF)