BOEM answers assertions

A federal government agency's scientists usually don't feel compelled to more fully explain the basis for their decisions. More than a month after the US Bureau of Ocean Energy Management issued a programmatic environmental impact statement covering proposed geophysical activity along the South and Mid-Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf, however, the agency's chief environmental officer did. "As a scientist who has spent a good part of my career working in nongovernmental environmental organizations and in industry, I understand and appreciate advocacy," said William Y. Brown in the Aug. 22 edition of BOEM's Science Notes. "At the same time, I believe that everyone benefits b...

Why Register?

Non-subscribers can only view whitepapers by providing name, home and email address, phone number and other information and comment on/rate articles.

Why Subscribe?

Oil & Gas Journal subscribers with login credentials can access these premium features of OGJ Online:

  • Current Issue – an html version of the current week's issue of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • Past Issues – An Electronic OGJ Archive. A keyword-searchable archive of all issues of Oil & Gas Journal dating back to 1990; also searchable by issue date.
  • Market Journal – a weekly round-up of the oil and gas markets, with observations from leading analysts.
  • Editor's Perspective – a short article of insight and opinion by the Editor of Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Industry Stats – quick access to current industry statistics from Oil & Gas Journal.
  • OGJ Survey Downloads - quick access to exclusive reports from Oil & Gas Journal.


Subscriber Help or Subscribe

Oil & Gas Journal Subscribers: Have your subscription number (from the mailing label on the cover of your Oil & Gas Journal) and e-mail address ready to set up your online account through Customer Service Assistant.

If you're not an Oil & Gas Journal subscriber, start a subscription and gain access to the subscriber areas of OGJ Online now.

Stay Connected