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Geoscience and Energy Policy Office

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In late March, the Department of Interior's (DOI) Bureau of Land Management (BLM) released its long awaited final rule on hydraulic fracturing on public lands.

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14-29 April 2015

The U.S. Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is seeking public comments on multiple applications to conduct geophysical surveys in the mid- and South Atlantic outer continental shelf (OCS) planning areas. Opponents of the geophysical surveys have mounted a strong campaign. Alternate opinions are important.



Latest Activity

Letter from AAPG and 18 other geoscience groups expressing opposition to cuts to geoscience research and education in the House Science Committee’s version of COMPETES legislation (HR 1806).

Office Contacts

Edith Allison Director, Geoscience and Energy Policy Office +1 202 643 6533
Colleen Newman Policy Communications Advisor +1 202 288 5337

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