Resistive imaging logs (FMI and EMI) have been embraced by those challenged to characterize flow properties of massive carbonate reservoirs. These logs provide valuable insights for assessment of in situ heterogeneities but are not intended to directly indicate those features that provide the best connections between the wellbore and the formation. High resolution flow surveys of openhole completions in massive carbonates can offer a glimpse of flow capacity that has not suffered cement and perforation damage related to cased completions. Accurate reservoir description can only be accomplished by distinguishing between those features that are effective flow conduits and those that simply appear as large anomalies at the wellbore.

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