PUBLIC COMMENT REQUESTED ON PROPOSED CHANGES TO OFFSHORE DRILLING

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is requesting public comment on the proposed National Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program. This plan includes opening waters along the US East Coast to oil and gas leasing and drilling.  The first of three proposals was released on January 4, 2018.  Public comments should be submitted by March 9, 2018.

To read the Draft Proposed Program, click here.

Click here to submit a comment on the plan.