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Oil and gas extraction is part of the mining, quarrying, oil and gas extraction sector (naics 21) this sector comprises establishments that extract naturally occurring mineral solids, such as coal and ores liquid minerals, such as crude petroleum and gases, such as natural gas. From individual savings to nationwide energy security, the natural gas and oil industry has set the country on a sustainable course towards a brilliant future energizing america the united states is at an historic turning point for the country and its energy policies.