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BOEM Denies Atlantic Seismic G&G Permits

Categories: Energy,Science/Technology,Virginia Issues

https://www.boem.gov/press01062017/

Agency press release announcing the denial of permits for further surveys of oil and gas deposits in the Mid- and South-Atlantic Planning Areas of the Atlantic Ocean.  Cites a diminished need for additional survey information, because the Atlantic Program Area has been removed  from the 2017-2022 Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program.  From the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management