The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is holding a series of public meetings on the two proposed oil and gas lease sales in the Gulf of Mexico’s Eastern Planning Area. “BOEM will use this information to help determine the scope of the issues to be addressed in the Environmental Impact Statement, and to identify and evaluate potential environmental effects related to the proposed sales,” said BOEM Director Tommy P. Beaudreau. Meetings are listed below. For more info, visit the BOEM website.
- April 3, Tallahassee, FL at 1:00 pm (EDT) at Tallahassee Community College,444 Appleyard Drive, Tallahassee, FL 32304
- April 4, Panama City Beach, FL at 1:00 pm and 6:00 pm (CDT) at Wyndham Bay PointResort, 4114 Jan Cooley Drive, Panama City Beach, FL 32408
- April 5, Spanish Fort, AL 2012, at 1:00 pm (CDT) at Five River’s Delta Resource Center,30945 Five Rivers Boulevard, Spanish Fort, AL 36527
- April 9, New Orleans, LA at 1:00 pm (CDT) at the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, 1201 Elmwood Park Blvd., New Orleans, LA 70123