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President Donald Trumps administration is considering ending a variety of regulations on offshore oil drilling from his predecessors era, The Wall Street Journal reports. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has proposed a sweeping new offshore drilling plan aimed at opening huge swaths of the Arctic, Atlantic and Pacific oceans to oil exploration as part of the Trump administrations plan to transform the United States into a fossil fuel juggernaut. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - Hundreds of environmental activists in California protested a Trump Administration proposal to vastly increase offshore oil drilling in the United States on Thursday, just ahead of a public meeting on the proposal. SACRAMENTO, Calif Feb 8 (Reuters) - Environmental activists in California on Thursday plan to protest a Trump Administration proposal to vastly increase offshore oil drilling in the United States. The protest was planned to immediately precede a public meeting by the U.S. Interior Departments "Coastal communities made it clear to the last president that they dont want offshore drilling, and theyll do the same with this president," Weaver said."I doubt President Trump would want to see Mar-a-Lago, or any of his other coastal resorts, covered in oil," Savitz said. Trump "is apparently the A Terrifying Amount of Drilling Awaits. Interestingly, it seems Trump knows something about the potential dangers of offshore oil drilling, because out of 26 planning areas for potential drill sites, only one was exempt: Florida. President Donald Trump signed an executive order Friday that aims to expand offshore drilling for crude oil and natural gas in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans.Opponents of increased off-shore drilling immediately responded to Fridays signing. US President Donald Trump signed an order which will nable companies to drill for oil and natural gas in areas off the US coast restricted by former President Barack Obama, according to media reports. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - Environmental activists in California on Thursday protested a Trump Administration proposal to vastly increase offshore oil drilling in the United States. President Trump signed an executive order authorizing drilling off the coast of Alaska, and other offshore locations in the Atlantic and Pacific oceans, on April 28 at the White House. Arnold Schwarzenegger slammed President Trumps plans to dramatically expand offshore oil and natural gas drilling.

Actor and prominent environmentalist Leonardo DiCaprio also spoke out on Twitter. The Obama-era plan Trump is aiming to replace forces drillers to focus on the central and western Gulf of Mexico only one of the existingThe new proposal will ignite a clash with environmentalists and coastal residents who have fought offshore drilling that they say poses too great a risk of oil Thursday, February 8, 2018, 8:19 PM - Environmental activists in California on Thursday protested a Trump Administration proposal to vastly increase offshore oil drilling in the United States. The Trump offshore drilling plan would let oil suppliers drill in protected areas of the Atlantic and Arctic Oceans — places where governors, attorneys general and lawmakers along the East and West Coasts oppose offshore drilling. By Sharon Bernstein. SACRAMENTO, Calif. (Reuters) - Environmental activists in California on Thursday plan to protest a Trump Administration proposal to vastly increase offshore oil drilling in the United States. Eastern Shore of Virginia residents gathered at Willis Wharf, Virginia, home of several aquaculture businesses, on Saturday, May 20, 2017 to protest the federal governments attempts to do allow oil drilling off the Virginia coast. Carol Vaughn video.

The Trump Administration is proposing to ease regulations that were adopted to make offshore oil and gas drilling operations safer after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster. This event was the worst oil spill in U.S. history. The administration proposal for a new five-year offshore drilling plan follows through on Trumps pledge to try to drive up U.S. oil production by opening up federal areas to companies seeking to drill. Offshore drilling is dirty and its dangerous, said Miyoko Sakashita, head of the oceans program for the Center for Biological Diversity.I am resolved that not a single drop from Trumps new oil plan ever makes landfall in California, Lt. Canary CEO Dan Eberhart on the Trump administrations plan to open up more of the U.S. coastline for oil and gas drilling. A Terrifying Amout of Drilling Awaits. Interestingly, it seems Trump knows something about the potential dangers of offshore oil drilling, because out of 26 "planning areas" for potential drill sites, only one was exempt: Florida. The Trump administration on Thursday announced a proposal to allow oil drilling in virtually all US coastal waters, drawing immediateThe agency plans public meetings on the plan starting January 16. While offshore drilling is defended as a vital source of jobs and economic development in a few WASHINGTON — The Trump administration said Thursday it would allow new offshore oil and gas drilling in nearly all United States coastal waters, giving energy companies access to leases off California for the first time in decades and opening more than a billion acres in the Arctic and along President Donald Trump signed an executive order Friday that aims to expand offshore drilling for crude oil and natural gas in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans. The Trump administration is reversing an Obama-era policy and will allow offshore oil and gas drilling in nearly all U.S. waters, it announced on Thursday.The plan will likely please the oil industry, particularly offshore drillers. The Interior Department unveiled on Thursday a draft proposal for leasing areas of the U.S. outer continental shelf for oil and gas drilling between 2019 and 2024.Offshore spending isnt dead. In a striking about-face, the Interior Department announced yesterday that it wants to allow drilling in nearly all U.S. waters, the single largest expansion of offshore oil and gas leasing ever proposed by the federal government. The Trump administration on Thursday moved to vastly expand offshore drilling from the Atlantic to the Arctic oceans with a plan that would open up federal waters off the California coast for the first time in more than three decades. The new five-year drilling plan also could open new areas of oil and gas Prior story: Trudeau Joins Obama in Freezing Arctic Offshore Oil Drilling. Although Trump can set those policy changes in motion with an executive order, the real work falls to bureaucrats in the Interior Department and could span years. The Trump administration announced a new plan Thursday that would allow offshore oil and gas drilling in the ocean off the West Coast for the first time since 1984. President Donald Trump is preparing to issue an executive order with the goal of giving oil companies more opportunities to drill offshore, reversing Obama-era policies that restricted the activity. The Trump administration on Thursday moved to vastly expand offshore drilling from the Atlantic to the Arctic oceans with a plan that would open up federal waters off the California coast for the first time in more than three decades. The new five-year drilling plan also could open new areas of oil and gas The Trump administrations dramatic expansion of offshore oil drilling is beyond reckless, LCV spokesperson Alex Taurel said. A new federal plan would expose 90 percent of coastal waters to oil drilling efforts. Heres what that means.Trump added in April that expanding offshore exploration would promote the scientific study of the previously protected areas. The offshore oil drilling platform called Gail, operated by Venoco, Inc off the coast of Santa Barbara, Calif in 2009.More than a dozen states oppose the Trump administrations proposal to open up nearly the entire U.S. coastline to offshore oil leasing. The Trump Administration is proposing to ease regulations that were adopted to make offshore oil and gas drilling operations safer after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster. This event was the worst oil spill in U.S. history. WASHINGTON—The Trump administration on Thursday proposed opening up nearly all the countrys offshore areas for oil and gas drilling, a move that would touch every coastal state, some that have been off limits to drillers for decades. With characteristic flamboyance, the Trump administration has set in motion a grand scheme to lure energy companies to explore for oil and gasoffshore fossil energy development, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke cast President Trumps offshore drilling campaign as a study in American strength. The state use to grow oranges that died, now its tourist if that goes, youll wish you had allowed offshore drilling, wind mills, using the tidesOil is a natural resource, Governor. One that means jobs and prosperity for our state. We can be more than just a tourist/retirement destination and agro state. Expanding offshore drilling, said Oceana Senior Vice President Jacqueline Savitz, "would be a huge, bad, stupid mistake. I doubt President Trump would want to see Mar-a-Lago, or any of his other coastal resorts, covered in oil." Platform Holly, an oil drilling rig off California, has been decommissioned yet the Trump Administration wants to ramp up drilling off California."Offshore drilling is dirty and its dangerous," said Miyoko Sakashita, head of the oceans program for the Centre for Biological Diversity. Related: Trump admin intends to roll back ban on offshore drilling.The oil industry has complained that the response to the BP oil spill was too burdensome and needs to be dialed back to keep the U.S. competitive with Brazil, Mexico and other deepwater drillers.

Trumps War on the Coastal States Now Includes More Offshore Oil Drilling, Fewer Safety Regulations.We could soon be seeing scenes like this again if offshore drilling is expanded while safety regulations are relaxed. The Trump administration is now seeking "the largest number of lease sales in US history" for energy companies hoping to extract coastal oil and gas."Our local and state voice is firmly opposed to any and all offshore drilling." The Trump administration on Thursday proposed allowing new offshore oil drilling in most of Americas coastal areas, including northern, southern and central California areas like Big Sur. 2018. The Trump administration has renewed the prospect of offshore oil drilling along the Pacific coast and the reduction of marine sanctuaries. (Kent Porter / The Press Democrat) 2018. (3 of ) Sonoma State University student Max Dumstorff of San Diego The oil we drill just off your beach will pay 4 our entire show! And any spills - were going to let the ppl of Florida keep whatever they collect 4 freeTrump fought against offshore wind farms located near his Scottish golf resort, taking the case to the Supreme Court, which rejected his challenge. California officials have vowed to block oil and gas extracted from new offshore drilling entering the state in the latest effort to stymie the Trump administration. The Interior Departments announcement last month that it would open almost all public offshore waters to energy exploration — reversing Environmental activists in California on Thursday plan to protest a Trump Administration proposal to vastly increase offshore oil drilling in the United States. 4 Min Read. SACRAMENTO, Calif. An offshore oil platform is seen in Huntington Beach, California September 28, 2014.(Reuters) - Environmental activists in California on Thursday protested a Trump Administration proposal to vastly increase offshore oil drilling in the United States.

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