Yuma Energy Inc. is an oil and gas company. The Company is engaged in the business of exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas. The Company owns and operates approximately 27 oil and gas leases (properties) located within Kern and Santa Barbara Counties in the State of California. Nine of these properties were non-operated during 2013. The Company acquires interests in land and producing properties through acquisition and lease on which it drills and/or operates crude oil or natural gas wells in efforts to discover and/or to produce oil and gas. The Company owns other oil and gas interests outside the State of California. These interests are located in Wyoming, Texas and New York. The Company owns and maintains various pieces of equipment necessary for employees to perform various repair and maintenance tasks on Company properties. Such equipment consists of service rigs, mobile pumps, vacuum trucks, hot oil truck, backhoe, trucks and trailers.