05 Jan '18, 1am

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The Trump administration unveiled its proposed Five-Year Plan for offshore leasing today. This proposal—which identifies which offshore territories could ultimately be auctioned off to the fossil fuel industry for oil and gas drilling—exposes coastal communities to unacceptable harm. Oil spills issuing from offshore operations could irreversibly harm thriving coastal economies, public health, and marine life across vast swaths of publicly owned federal waters. In the long run, opening these areas to fossil fuel development will also make it extremely challenging, if not impossible, to correct course on climate change. The Trump administration’s Five-Year Plan was jumpstarted in 2017 despite the conclusion of a five-year plan in 2016, which integrated feedback from more than two million Americans who turned out to register their opposition to offshore drilling . The Bureau ...

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