#Oil drilling

  • Feature: The Fight to Block Oil Drilling in the Great Australian Bight

    The Fight to Block Oil Drilling in the Great Australian Bight

    By Olivia KestinErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|March 13, 2019

    Eighty-five percent of the species found in the bight are found nowhere else in the world. Read more

  • Article: Noisier Oceans Could Cause a Critical Food Source to Disappear

    Noisier Oceans Could Cause a Critical Food Source to Disappear

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Jan. 22, 2019

    Seismic air guns sound like bombs exploding underwater. Read more

  • Article: Florida Receives Exemption From Offshore Drilling. Now Other States Want in.

    Florida Receives Exemption From Offshore Drilling. Now Other States Want in.

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 11, 2018

    “The thing about selling these leases is you lock yourself into decades of carbon pollution.” Read more

  • Article: Belize Just Banned Oil Exploration in Its Waters

    Belize Just Banned Oil Exploration in Its Waters

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 9, 2018

    Now other countries need to follow its lead. Read more

  • Article: Tax Bill Allows Oil Drilling on Pristine Arctic Refuge

    Tax Bill Allows Oil Drilling on Pristine Arctic Refuge

    By Joe McCarthy|Dec. 21, 2017

    “This is merely the latest gambit in a GOP campaign to liquidate our public lands and waters.” Read more