An Introduction to Offshore Energy Exploration: A Florida Perspective
Michael J. McHale
Law Office of Michael J. McHale
February 14, 2009
Journal of Maritime Law and Commerce, Vol. 39, No. 4, 2008
No matter what your political ideology, or environmental stance, the issues surrounding offshore energy exploration deserve a historical analysis and explanation of the statutes, regulations and procedures which control this important industry. The purpose of this article is to provide an introduction to offshore energy exploration with references to Florida's position within this statutory and political framework.
Keywords: offshore, energy, drilling rig, fixed platform, Florida, resource management, conservation, marine environment, ocean
JEL Classification: K11, K32, L71Accepted Paper Series
Date posted: February 14, 2009
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