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Trump camp aims to open nearly all U.S. offshore waters to drilling, spurring stiff outrage

The Japan Times

WASHINGTON – The Trump administration moved Thursday to vastly expand offshore drilling from the Atlantic to the Arctic oceans with a plan that would open up federal waters off California for the first time in more than three decades.

Florida Offshore Drilling Plan Dropped, Other States Ask Ryan Zinke For Exclusion

International Business Times

The Trump administration Tuesday decided to exclude Florida from the list of states where restrictions on off-shore drilling would be rolled back, conceding to intense opposition from the governor of the state, Rick Scott.

Trump administration plans to allow oil and gas drilling off nearly all US coast

The Guardian > Energy

The Trump administration has unveiled a plan that would open almost all US offshore territory to oil and gas drilling, including previously protected areas of the Atlantic, Arctic and Pacific oceans.

Trump signs order aimed at opening Arctic drilling

Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) — Working to dismantle his predecessor's environmental legacy, President Donald Trump signed an executive order on Friday aimed at expanding oil drilling in the Arctic and Atlantic oceans.