The Eastern Shore Ecosystem

Opposition Grows to Seismic Testing For Offshore Oil Reserves

Scientists are worried that an executive order issued by President Trump earlier this year that seeks to open large portions of the mid-Atlantic and other coastal areas to oil and gas exploration would harm the endangered North Atlantic right whale and other species that occasionally visit the Chesapeake Bay. Trump’s order, issued April 28, would reverse a 2016 policy from the Obama … [Read More...]