Don’t Drill Along the East Coast

Posted In Climate Change, News, Pollution
Feb
4

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New York, coast. Photograph: © SAF — Coastal Care

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The Obama administration’s whiplash decision last week to allow oil and gas companies to drill along a wide area of the Atlantic Coast is a big mistake…

Read Full Article, The New York Times

Offshore drilling will lead to unavoidable accidents, beach devastation, News Observer (02-02-2015)
“Our coasts are a special place. They attract more than 11 million visitors each year from Corolla to Sunset Beach. Visitors come to see the wild horses, the place where the Wright Brothers first took flight or just to relax and play in the surf with their families. This is what we stand to lose if we allow drilling off of our coasts…”

White House to Propose Allowing Oil Drilling Off Atlantic Coast, The New York Times (01-27-2015)

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