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Rockhopper Exploration Announces Oil Discovery

The Falkland Islands Government is extremely encouraged by Rockhopper Exploration™s announcement regarding well FI 14/10-2 (Sea Lion), in which they state they have made the first oil discovery in the North Falkland Basin. 

The Hon Emma Edwards, Member of the Legislative Assembly, said: œThe initial results from Sea Lion are very exciting and we would like to offer our congratulations to Rockhopper Exploration.  We look forward to receiving more information in due course.  This bodes well for the long term future of the Falkland Islands’ hydrocarbons industry.