by Katie Valentine Sep 10, 2015
Businesses depend on a steady stream of tourists to keep revenues up, and they worry that an oil spill would cause visitors to avoid the Atlantic Coast.
by Emily Atkin Aug 18, 2015
The stand comes one day after the Obama administration approved drilling off the coast of Alaska.
by Samantha Page May 11, 2015
Environmentalists say drilling off Belize would endanger the country's barrier reef -- a World Heritage Site and home to countless plants and animals.
by Shiva Polefka - Guest Contributor Apr 16, 2015
Gov. Pat McCrory says a 50-mile buffer zone is too much.
by Ari Phillips Mar 14, 2015
Stretching north from the Golden Gate Bridge, newly expanded protected areas will now be nearly the size of Connecticut.
by Emily Atkin Feb 21, 2015
Environmentalists are queasy about the prospect of drilling in one of the most environmentally sensitive and isolated areas of the world.
by Ari Phillips Jan 27, 2015
The proposed opening of federal waters for drilling comes just days after the Obama administration announced plans to protect more than 12 million acres in Alaska’s Arctic National Wildlife Refuge.
by Ari Phillips Dec 21, 2014
With diplomatic relations warming between the U.S. and Cuba, oil and gas companies may train their sights on what's off Cuba's coast.
by Ari Phillips Dec 17, 2014
On Tuesday, President Obama announced he was withdrawing a pristine and ecologically rich region of Alaska from any future oil and gas development.
by Emily Atkin Nov 21, 2014
Everything we know, and everything we don't, about the oil rig explosion off the coast of Louisiana that killed one worker on Thursday.