Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Nature of Operations

Nature of Operations
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2020
Accounting Policies [Abstract]  
Nature of Operations Nature of Operations Penn Virginia Corporation (together with its consolidated subsidiaries unless the context otherwise requires, “Penn Virginia,” the “Company,” “we,” “us” or “our”) is an independent oil and gas company focused on the onshore exploration, development and production of oil, natural gas liquids (“NGLs”) and natural gas. Our current operations consist of drilling unconventional horizontal development wells and operating our producing wells in the Eagle Ford Shale (the “Eagle Ford”) in Gonzales, Lavaca, Fayette and DeWitt Counties in South Texas.