ORGANIZATION AND NATURE OF BUSINESS
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Sep. 30, 2020
|Organization, Consolidation and Presentation of Financial Statements [Abstract]|
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Northern Oil and Gas, Inc. (the “Company,” “Northern,” “our” and words of similar import), a Delaware corporation, is an independent energy company engaged in the acquisition, exploration, exploitation, development and production of crude oil and natural gas properties. The Company’s common stock trades on the NYSE American market under the symbol “NOG”.
Northern’s principal business is crude oil and natural gas exploration, development, and production with operations that primarily target the Bakken and Three Forks formations in the Williston Basin of the United States. The Company’s primary strategy is investing in non-operated minority working and mineral interests in oil and gas properties in the United States.
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