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Disposition of Oil and Gas Properties - Additional Information (Detail)

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Disposition of Oil and Gas Properties - Additional Information (Detail) (USD $)
1 Months Ended 9 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2013
Sep. 30, 2013
Sep. 30, 2014
Well
Sep. 30, 2013
Acquisitions And Dispositions Of Oil And Gas Properties [Line Items]        
Proceeds from sale of oil and gas properties $ 1,004,000   $ 263,438 $ 28,449
Contingent interest obligation to related party   554,000    
Net proceeds from selling of productive properties   450,000    
Net book value of sold property   163,000   163,000
Asset retirement obligations, net of current portion 522,421 31,000 541,267 31,000
Gain after reduction of net book value of property   $ 318,000   $ 318,000
Overriding royalty interest   1.57%   1.57%
Sale comprises, percentage of barrels of oil   1.10%   1.10%
Company's discontinued future net revenues prior to the sale   2.20%   2.20%
Number of wells to be drilled     5  
Thielen #1-21 in section 21 Township 43 N
       
Acquisitions And Dispositions Of Oil And Gas Properties [Line Items]        
Depth of well     15,350  
Working interest     1.06%  
Thielen #2-21 in Section 21 Township 43N
       
Acquisitions And Dispositions Of Oil And Gas Properties [Line Items]        
Depth of well     15,330  
Working interest     1.06%  
Starlight federal 28H in Section 7, Township 43N
       
Acquisitions And Dispositions Of Oil And Gas Properties [Line Items]        
Depth of well     15,310  
Working interest     0.7025%  
Starlight Federal 30H in Section 7, Township 43N
       
Acquisitions And Dispositions Of Oil And Gas Properties [Line Items]        
Depth of well     15,310  
Working interest     0.7025%  
Wibaux Gold Federal 4076-10-03-1SH located in Section 10, Township 40
       
Acquisitions And Dispositions Of Oil And Gas Properties [Line Items]        
Depth of well     20,185  
Working interest     0.3488%