Home > calendar > Page
Oversight Hearing on “The Science behind Discovery: Seismic Exploration and the Future of the Atlantic OCS”
Friday, January 10, 2014 9:30 AM
Subcommittee on Energy and Mineral Resources
1324 Longworth House Office Building, Washington, D.C. 20515


Oversight Hearing on:

  • “The Science behind Discovery: Seismic Exploration and the Future of the Atlantic OCS”

Archived Video Webcast:

Member Statements:

The Honorable Doug Lamborn
Subcommittee Chairman

Witnesses and Testimony:

PANEL I

Mr. Walter Cruickshank
Deputy Director
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

Mr. Paul Barnes
Manager - Atlantic Canada
Canadian Assoc. of Petroleum Producers
(Truth in Testimony Form)

James H. Knapp, Ph.D.
Chair, USC Faculty Senate and Professor, Dept. of Earth & Ocean Sciences
School of Earth, Ocean, & Environ.
Univ. of South Carolina
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Mr. Richie Miller
President
Spectrum Geo Inc.
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Dr. Donald F. Boesch
President
University of Maryland Center for Environmental Science
(Truth in Testimony Form)

Background:

This Subcommittee hearing will focus on the cutting edge technology currently used in the field of seismic research and the fundamentally important role seismic research plays in moving forward with future offshore energy development in the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS).

Related Documents:

Latest News

House Passes Bill to Support Critical Water Infrastructure for Tribes, Local Communities

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 3281, the Reclamation Title Transfer and Non-Federal Infrastructure Incentivization Act. Introduced by Rep. Doug Lamborn (R-Colo.), this bipartisan...... Read more

Committee Advances Slate of Federal Lands, Tribal Bills

Today, the House Committee on Natural Resources passed six bills including H.R. 6302 (Rep. Jack Bergman, R-Mich.), H.R. 1482 (Rep. Michael Simpson, R-Ind.), H.R. 3764 (Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont.), H...... Read more

House Passes Bill to Prevent Catastrophic Wildfire in Oregon

Today, the U.S. House of Representatives passed H.R. 2075, the Crooked River Ranch Fire Protection Act. Introduced by Rep. Greg Walden (R-Ore.), this bill makes necessary adjustments to the wilderness...... Read more

View All News

Calendar

Legislative Hearing on Federal Land Bills
FL Hearing | 1324 Longworth House Office Building
Full Committee Markup
FC Markup | 1324 Longworth House Office Building
View All Events