Federal Agencies Extend Comment Period on Proposed ESA-related Draft Policy, Regulatory Revisions

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife and National Marine Fisheries Services have announced the extension of the current comment period on their proposed rules to revise definitions and regulations regarding critical habitat, as well as the extension of the comment period on the proposed draft policy on exclusions from critical habitat.  Comments are now due by Thursday, October… More »

Challenges on the Horizon for Offshore Oil and Gas Exploration

HBW Resources: Greenfield Offshore Energy Report Researched and Written by Brent Greenfield Below is a summary of publicly available activities currently underway that could affect the development of offshore oil and gas resources.  With numerous legislative bodies now in session, HBW Resources is monitoring these activities to ensure that responsible policies based on sound science… More »