Saratoga Resources, Inc. is an independent oil and natural gas company. The Company is engaged in the production, development, acquisition and exploitation of crude oil and natural gas properties. As of December 31, 2014, the Company's properties consisted of 51,500 acres under lease, including 31,700 acres gross/net located in the transitional coastline in protected in-bay environments on parish and state leases in south Louisiana and 19,800 acres gross/net under federal leases in the shallow Gulf of Mexico shelf. The Company's state and parish leases span 11 fields, which are characterized by over 30 years of development drilling and production history, including Grand Bay field, which has over 70 years of production history and over 258 million barrels of crude oil equivalent (MMBoe) produced as of December 31, 2014, and remains virtually unexplored at depths greater than 15,000 feet. As of December 31, 2014, its total proved reserves were 10.2 MMBoe.