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BOEM Collecting Comments on Proposed OCS Leases

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management seeks comments on proposed off-shore lease sales for 2017 to 2022. The agency is currently collecting public comments for a draft environmental impact statement. They’re looking for substantive input like maps of important areas or new studies.

BOEM is collecting comments until 30 March 2015. Lease sales are proposed in the Gulf of Mexico, the Arctic, and the mid- and southern Atlantic regions.

For more information, visit boemoceaninfo.com/get-involved/comments.

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