Great news for US fisheries! – Texan Perry speaks at offshore energy convention – It’s all about the oil!

Texas Gov. Rick Perry and leaders of several other coastal states will speak about energy development at the Offshore Technology Conference in Houston. A panel discussion will be held Monday afternoon. The event is promoted as a look at the appropriate role of coastal states and the federal government in making decisions for offshore development. Governors or other representatives from Alaska, Alabama, Mississippi, South Carolina, North Carolina, Virginia and Louisiana are also scheduled to take part.  The OTC 2013 technical program covers a wide  range of topics related to the offshore energy industry. OTC offers key  insights by leading experts on emerging technologies, project updates, best  practices, safety and environmental issues, and the changing regulatory  environment. details