Friday 24 November 2017
On August 16, 2017, on behalf of Waterkeepers Chesapeake, Assateague Coastkeeper, Waterkeeper Alliance and more than 70 organizations, representing thousands of businesses and citizens, Southern Environmental Law Center (SELC) submitted comments asking the Trump Administration to reject offshore drilling in the Atlantic. SELC released this statement: The comments…
Float for the Coast celebrates Delmarva’s fight against Big Oil Participants from Virginia, Maryland and Delaware gathered in Dewey Beach Sept. 24 for the second annual Float for the Coast, a rally organized by the Assateague Coastkeeper and Assateague Coastal Trust to protest seismic airgun blasting off…
The board voted to write a resolution against the commonwealth’s inclusion in the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s 2017-2022 leasing program. The bureau is the division of theU.S. Department of the Interior that oversees the Outer Continental Shelf Oil and Gas Leasing Program. Chairman Spencer Murray and Supervisors Granville…