Battle Axe Sunset (2019)

Western Lea County New Mexico Delaware Basin

Battle Axe Sunset features three drilling rigs drilling nine long lateral wells on the first day of October 2019. The image was taken just after the passage of a severe thunderstorm. The location is Battle Axe Road West of Jal New Mexico.

Fine art oil & gas photography by Robert D. Flaherty. Photo © copyright by Robert D. Flaherty.