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Geoscience and Energy Policy Office

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In 2011, President Obama released his Blueprint for a Secure Energy Future, which called for an all of the above energy strategy, including the expansion of safe and responsible oil and gas development.

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30 March 2015

The American Association of Petroleum Geologists supports the opening of the United States Outer Continental Slope (OCS), including the Atlantic, to responsible oil and gas exploration and production. Now you can weigh in on what areas of the OCS should be open to future oil and natural gas development.



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AAPG has joined with other geoscience societies to brief congressional staff on basic scientific concepts on energy resources in a series of 1-hour congressional briefings highlighting the vital geoscience information needed for effective policy concerning energy, water, and land resources.

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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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