Some Md. lawmakers oppose seismic testing

Eight Democratic members of Maryland’s congressional delegation wrote President Obama Monday urging him to reconsider his administration’s plan to allow seismic testing for oil and gas off the mid-Atlantic coast. According to the Department of Interior’s estimates, they said, the use of air guns for testing would injure about 138,000 marine mammals and disrupt their feeding, calving, breeding and other activities. <Read more here> 20:12

  • StripedBassHole

    “THE OBAMA OCEAN POLICY” coming to your State SOON!!! We’re not just talking about the Oceans either. This Policy includes Lakes, Rivers, and Ground Water inland. This Policy is an Executive decision made by one Man. After the failed attempt of H.R. 3534 “THE CLEAR ACT” the version before BP’s Gulf Spill a ” PLANET ALTERING EVENT”. We can’t forget Dr. Jane Lubcenco PhD who allowed the use of “COREXIT” despite having information about the fallout of “COREXIT” on the Exxon Valdez Spill of 1989. After making this call you could call her “THE MOST DANGEROUS WOMAN ON THE PLANET”.