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June 25, 2013

Offshore Wind at the Federal Level and in Your State

Keeping up with offshore wind power developments is a full-time job. We summarized the latest happenings from each state in the Mid-Atlantic and provided links to tons of great additional information. We also put together a summary of how the federal government manages offshore wind power. Another great resource for understanding offshore wind is MARCO’s Guide to State Management of Offshore Wind Energy.

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June 25, 2013 | 1 Comment

Seismic Surveys: The Gateway Drug to Oil and Gas Drilling

By fall 2013 the Department of Interior will decide whether to conduct seismic airgun surveys off the Mid and South Atlantic coasts to assess oil and gas resources. The Administration’s proposed surveys, laid out in their Five Year Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program, will employ loud and damaging technologies and are the first step in opening new areas to oil drilling.

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March 26, 2013

Three Recreation Surveys in the Mid-Atlantic

Check out this short article on three projects collecting data on surfers and other groups in the Mid-Atlantic:


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