Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 6 OF 8
|Main Title||Gulf of Mexico Sales 166 and 168: Central and Western Planning Areas. Draft Environmental Impact Statement.|
|CORP Author||Minerals Management Service, New Orleans, LA. Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. ;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.|
|Additional Subjects||Environmental impact statements - Draft ; Offshore drilling ; Mexico Gulf ; Offshore operations ; Risk analysis ; Coastal waters ; Coastal zone management ; Energy source development ; Aquatic biology ; Marine mammals ; Fisheries ; Socioeconomic effects ; Recreational facilities ; Cultural resources ; Archaeological sites ; Oil spills ; Government policies ; Louisiana ; Alabama ; Mississippi ; Texas ; Mineral leases ; Outer continental shelf|
This EIS is a description of the environmental aspects and impacts of oil and gas activities resulting from these lease sales or the states bordering the Gulf of Mexico. It provides a description of the areas, the affected environment, and the environmental consequences; it discusses the proposed actions, issues and areas of concern, and the major differences of holding these lease sales.