The technology to operate safely and recover significant amounts of spilled oil in such a harsh environment simply doesn’t exist.
Approved drilling permits versus new wells started on BLM lands (FY 2010):
Nada Culver explains why drilling isn't the answer to America's energy problems.
Michelle Haefele, PH.D., talks about the impacts to local communities from oil and gas drilling
The oil and gas industry claims that the only way to address our country’s numerous energy issues is to open more public lands and waters to oil and natural gas drilling.
Two letters to Congress opposing the Domestic Energy and Jobs Act that was debated in June 2012.
The first letter is co-signed by more than a dozen groups, citing numerous concerns with the entire bill package.