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Offshore Drilling


Huge Victory for Ocean Defenders as Seismic Blasting Halted in Atlantic

"Seismic blasting harms whales in the search for offshore oil that we should leave in the ground."

Andrea Germanos ·


Ten Years After the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, We’re on Course to Repeat One of Our Worst Mistakes

In the past few years, the Trump administration has signaled that it wants to vastly expand offshore drilling, including lifting drilling bans in parts of the Arctic and Atlantic oceans.

Tara Lohan ·


Decade After BP Deepwater Horizon, Green Groups Demand: End Fossil Fuels 'Once and for All'

Ten years after the nation's worst oil disaster, the impacts remain, but the Trump adminstration moves to expand dangerous drilling. 

Andrea Germanos ·


10 Years After BP's Deepwater Horizon Offshore Catastrophe—Worst Spill in History—and Nothing Learned, Says New Report

"If anything, another disaster is more likely today as the oil industry drills deeper and farther offshore."

Andrea Germanos ·



As Nation Transfixed by Impeachment, Trump Quietly Provides Offshore Drilling Industry 'Sweetheart Giveaway'

Former lobbyist turned Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt, says critic, probably assumed gift "to his former oil and gas client would slip by unnoticed."

Andrea Germanos ·


'Definition of Insane Greed': Investing Billions in New Projects, Fossil Fuel Corporations Undermining World's Climate Targets

"These dirty fossil fuel companies are not getting the message, let alone acting on the urgency of the climate crisis."

Julia Conley ·


'Recipe for Disaster': Trump Guts Offshore Drilling Rules Put in Place After Deepwater Horizon Spill

"We should be implementing new safety reforms, not rolling back the few safety measures currently in place."

Jake Johnson ·


Your Tax Dollars at Work

The Trump administration just created a map showing mega-corporations where they should industrialize the ocean next

Hallie Templeton ·


Groups Warn Against Trump Effort to Unleash 'Fracking Frenzy' by Unlocking Million+ Acres of Public Land for Drilling

"There's no place for this backwards plan in California's clean energy future."

Eoin Higgins ·

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