Yuma Energy, Inc. is an independent Houston-based exploration and production company. It is focused on the acquisition, development, and exploration for conventional and unconventional oil and gas resources, primarily in the U. S. Gulf Coast. Yuma has employed a 3-D seismic-based strategy to build a multi-year inventory of development and exploration prospects. Its current operations are focused on onshore assets located in Texas and Louisiana, where it is targeting the Woodbine, Eagleford, Austin Chalk, Tuscaloosa, Wilcox, Frio, Marg Tex and Hackberry formations. In addition, Yuma has a non-operated position in the Bakken Shale in North Dakota and operated positions in Kern and Santa Barbara Counties in California.