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BOEM announced a Final Rule that adjusts the level of civil monetary penalties in accordance with the Federal Civil Penalties Inflation Adjustment Act Improvements Act (FCPIA) of 2015.

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BOEM announced that 122,405 acres offshore Kitty Hawk, North Carolina will be offered in a commercial wind lease sale on March 16, 2017. 

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BOEM announces the bureau will offer more than 48 million acres offshore Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama for oil and gas exploration and development, in a lease sale that will include all available unleased areas in the Central Planning Area (CPA).

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BOEM announced a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) signed between the BOEM and the United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Mobile District in support of the long-term recovery of the Mississippi Gulf Coast. 

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