SACE | Southern Alliance for Clean Energy

Obama administration denies permits for seismic testing along S.C. coast


“South Carolina environmentalists were disappointed last month when President Barack Obama excluded the state’s coastline from protection against offshore drilling.

“These same activists are now cheering the Obama administration’s denial Friday of six permits to perform seismic airgun testing, all of which would have affected the South Carolina coast.”

Originally published on January 7, 2017.