Gulf of Mexico OCS Region Publications



GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEM
EcoSpatial Information Database: U.S. Atlantic Region OCS Study BOEM 2014-058. K. Madsen, B. Zimmer, B. Fritze, L. Manzello, K. Metzger. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. 281 pp. Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet. PDF Technical
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Incorporation of Gulf of Mexico Benthic Survey Data into the Ocean Biogeographic Information System. OCS Study MMS 2007-030.   Robert S. Carney. (2007) 21 p.  PDF Technical
Announcement
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Labor Needs Survey, Volume I: Technical Report, Volume II: Survey Instruments. OCS Study MMS 2008-050 and 051. ICF Consulting. U. S. Department of the Interior Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. (2008) 85 p. PDF
2008-050
2008-051
Technical Announcement Technical Summary
Loop Current Frontal Eddies Based on Satellite Remote Sensing and Drifter Data.  OCS Study MMS 2009-023.  Louisiana State University, University of Colorado, Horizon Marine. (2009) 78 p. PDF Technical Announcement Technical Summary
Outer Continental Shelf Pipelines Crossing the Louisiana Coastal Zone: A Geographical Information System Approach, Final Report. OCS Study MMS 2002-038. R. Hampton Peele, John I. Snead, and Weiwen Feng. (2002) 1 compact disc.  PDF  Technical
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GEOLOGICAL & GEOPHYSICAL EXPLORATION
Analysis of the Oil Services Contract Industry in the Gulf of Mexico Region. OCS Study  2011-001. Maureen F. Kaplan, Sara Giberson, Stacey Ferranti, Dina Metivier. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. 2011, 216 p.  PDF Technical Announcement   Technical Summary
Geological and Geophysical Exploration for Mineral Resources on the Gulf of Mexico Outer Continental Shelf, Final Programmatic Environmental Assessment.  OCS EIS/EA MMS 2004-054.  Continental Shelf Associates, Inc. (2004) 466 p. PDF     
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GEOLOGY
Assessment of Conventionally Recoverable Hydrocarbon Resources of the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf as of January 1, 1995.  OCS Report MMS 99-0034.  Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico Region. (1999) CD-ROM in ArcView GIS format, Icon Author interactive multimedia format, and Adobe PDF format.   PDF    
Atlas of Gulf of Mexico Gas and Oil Sands as of January 1, 1999. OCS Report MMS 2001-086. Barbara J. Bascle, Lesley D. Nixon, and Katherine M. Ross. (2001) CD-ROM. PDF Technical
Announcement
 
Atlas of Northern Gulf of Mexico Gas and Oil Reservoirs, Vol. 1, Miocene and Older Reservoirs; Vol. 2, Pliocene and Pleistocene Reservoirs. Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico Region; Bureau of Economic Geology, University of Texas at Austin; Basin Research Institute, Louisiana State University; and Geological Survey of Alabama (Vol. 1). (1997) Folio volumes, plates, and CD-ROM's of geologic and engineering data of state and Federal offshore reservoirs.      
Cross-Shelf Exchange Processes and the Deepwater Circulation of the Gulf of Mexico: Dynamical Effects of Submarine Canyons and the Interactions of Loop Current Eddies with Topography, Final Report. OCS Study MMS 2004-017.  Sergei A. Frolov, G. Dail Rowe, Lewis M. Rothstein, and Isaac Ginis. (2004) 149 p. PDF Technical
Announcement
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Effects of Oil and Gas Development: A Current Awareness Bibliography (Coastal Marine Institute). OCS Study MMS 97-0045. Chris Hooper-Lane, Shanna Bonvillain, Donna Rice, Glenda Conklin Carter. (1998) 119 p. PDF    
Effects of Oil and Gas Exploration and Development at Selected Continental Slope Sites in the Gulf of Mexico; Vol. I, Executive Summary (OCS Study MMS 2006-044); Vol II., Technical Report (MMS 2006-045), and Vol. III, Appendices (MMS 2006-046).  Continental Shelf Associates, Inc.  (2006) 45, 595, and 931 p. PDF
2006-044
2006-045
2006-046
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Loop Current Frontal Eddies Based on Satellite Remote Sensing and Drifter Data.  OCS Study MMS 2009-023.  Louisiana State University, University of Colorado, Horizon Marine. (2009) 78 p. PDF Technical Announcement Technical Summary
Mapping Areas of Hard Bottom and Other Important Bottom Types: Outer Continental Shelf and Upper Continental Slope (Coastal Marine Institute). OCS Study MMS 2005-067. Harry H. Roberts, James M. Coleman, and R. Hampton Peele. (2005) 36 p. PDF Technical
Announcement
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Multicomponent and Multifrequency Seismic for Assessment of Fluid-Gas Expulsion Geology and Gas-Hydrate Deposits: Gulf of Mexico. OCS Study  2010-046. B. A. Hardage and H. H. Roberts. (2010) 100 p. PDF  Technical Announcement   Technical
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Improved Geohazards and Benthic Habitat Evaluations:  Digital Acoustic Data with Ground Truth Calibrations (Coastal Marine Institute).  OCS Study MMS 2001-050.  Harry H. Roberts. (2001) 164 p. PDF Technical
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2000 Assessment of Conventionally Recoverable Hydrocarbon Resources of the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf as of January 1, 1999. OCS Report MMS 2001-087.  Gary L. Lore, David A. Marin, Eric C. Batchelder, William C. Courtwright, Richard P. Desselles, Jr., and Ralph J. Klazynski. (2001) CD-ROM.    Technical
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GULF OF MEXICO
Hamilton, P., A. Bower, H. Furey, R. R. Leben, P. Perez-Brunius. 2016. Deep Circulation in the Gulf of Mexico: A Lagrangian Study. U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. OCS Study BOEM 2016-081. 289 pp.  PDF  Technical
Announcement
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Kaplan MF, Marvakov J, Meade B, Ertis D. 2016. MAG-PLAN GOM 2016: economic impact model for the Gulf of Mexico. New Orleans, LA: US Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. OCS Study BOEM 2016-072. 129 pp.  PDF  Technical
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An Analysis of the Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill on the Gulf of Mexico Seafood Industry. OCS Study BOEM 2016-020. M. Carroll, B. Gentner, S. Larkin, K. Quigley, N. Perlot, L. Dehner, A. Kroetz. 2016 U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA 202 p. Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet. PDF Technical
Announcement
Technical Summary
Analysis of the Oil Services Contract Industry in the Gulf of Mexico Region. OCS Study  2011-001. Maureen F. Kaplan, Sara Giberson, Stacey Ferranti, Dina Metivier. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. 2011, 216 p. PDF Technical Announcement  Technical Summary
Archaeological Analysis of Submerged Sites on the Gulf of Mexico Continental Shelf OCS Study BOEM 2013-011110. A. Evans, M. Keith, E. Voisin, P. Hesp, G. Cook, M., Allison, G. de Silva, E. Swanson. (2013) 415 p.   PDF Technical
Announcement
Technical Summary
Assessment of Opportunities for Alternative Uses of Hydrocarbon Infrastructure in the Gulf of Mexico. OCS Study  2011-028. Mark J. Kaiser, Brian Snyder, Allan G. Pulsipher. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. 2011, 282 p. PDF Technical Announcement   Technical Summary
Daily Oil and Gas Production Rate Projections From 2003 Through 2007, Gulf of Mexico Outer Continental Shelf.  OCS Report MMS 2003-028.  J. Michael Melancon, Roy Bongiovanni, and Richie D. Baud. (2003) 17 p. PDF Technical
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Daily Oil and Gas Production Rate Projections From 2002 Through 2006, Gulf of Mexico Outer Continental Shelf. OCS Report MMS 2002-031. J. Michael Melancon, Roy Bongiovanni, and Richie D. Baud. (2002) 26 p. PDF Technical
Announcement
 
Digital Conversion of Dive Video from Fifteen Dive Seasons.  OCS Study BOEM 2015- 004.  R.S. Carney, H.H. Roberts. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. 17 pp. Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet. PDF Technical Announcement  Technical Summary
Diversifying Energy Industry Risk in the Gulf of Mexico: Post-2004 Changes in Offshore Oil and Gas Insurance Markets. OCS Study BOEM 2011-054. David E. Dismukes, Christopher P. Peters. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. 2011, 95 p. PDF Technical Announcement  Technical Summary
Economic Impact in the U.S. of Deepwater Projects: A Survey of Five Projects. OCS Study MMS 2004-041.  John J. Stiff and Joachim Singelmann. (2004) 171 p.   PDF Technical
Announcement
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Evaluation of NASA Aura's Data Products for Use in Air Quality Studies over the Gulf of Mexico.  OCS Study 2010-051. A Pour Biazar, R.T. McNider, Mike Newchurch, Lihua Wang, Yun Hee Park. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, 2010, 82 p. PDF Technical Announcement Technical Summary
Full-Water Column Current Observations in the Western Gulf of Mexico. OCS Study  2010-044. J. Sheinbaum, J. Ochoa, J. Candela, A. Badan. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. 2010, 108 p. PDF Technical Announcement Technical Summary
Gulf of Mexico Oil and Gas Production Forecast: 2007- 2016.  MMS Report MMS 2007-020.  Kevin Karl, Richie Baud, Angela Boice, Roy Bongiovanni, Thierry DeCort, Richard Desselles, and Eric Kazanis.  Minerals Management Service.  Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. (2007) 19 p. PDF    
Impact of Recent Hurricane Activity on Historic Shipwrecks in the Gulf of Mexico Outer Continental Shelf. OCS Study  2011-003. Robert Gearhart II, Doug Jones, Amy Borgens, Sara Laurence, Todd DeMunda, Julie Shipp., U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. 2011, 202 p. PDF Technical Announcement Technical Summary
Long-Term Monitoring at East and West Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, 2011- 2012.  OCS Study BOEM 2015-027 and OCS Study BOEM 2015-028.  M.A. Johnston, M.F. Nuttall, R.J. Eckert, J.A. Embesi, N.C. Slowey, E.L. Hickerson, and G.P. Schmahl. 2015. Volume 1: Technical Report. 194 pp.  Volume 2: Appendixes 416 pp.  U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet. PDF Technical Announcement  Technical Summary
Long-Term Monitoring at the East and West Flower Garden Banks, 2004-2008. OCS Study  2010-052. Volume: I Technical Report. Beth Zimmer, Leslie Duncan, Richard B. Aronson, Kenneth J.P. Deslarzes, Donald R. Deis, Martha L. Robbart, William F. Precht, Les Kaufman, Burton Shank, Ernesto Weil, Jennifer field, David J. Evans, Leslie Whaylen. Volume II: Appendices. U.S. Department of the Interior, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. 2010, 310 p. PDF
2010-052
2010-053
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Long-Term Monitoring at the East and West Flower Garden Banks National Marine Sanctuary, 2009-2010. Volume 1: Technical Report. OCS Study BOEM 2013-214. 202 pp, and Volume 2: Appendices. OCS Study BOEM 2013-215. 372 pp. M. A. Johnston, M. F. Nuttall, R. J. Eckert, J. A. Embesi, N. C. Slowey, E. L. Hickerson, G. P. Schmahl. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA.Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet. PDF
2013-214
2013-215
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Long-Term Trends in Environmental Parameters Along the Louisiana-Mississippi Outer Continental Shelf Using Report-Sensing Data. OCS Study BOEM 2012-071. E. J. D'Sa. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. 35 pp. Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet. PDF Technical
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Loop Current Frontal Eddies Based on Satellite Remote Sensing and Drifter Data.  OCS Study MMS 2009-023.  Louisiana State University, University of Colorado, Horizon Marine. (2009) 78 p. PDF Technical Announcement Technical Summary
Measuring County-level Tourism and Recreation in the Gulf of Mexico Region: Data, Methods, and EstimatesOCS Study BOEM 2014-660. Eastern Research Group, Inc. 2014. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. 58 pp. Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet. PDF Technical
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MAG-Plan 2012 Economic Impact Model for the Gulf of Mexico-Updated and Revised Data. OCS Study BOEM 2012-102. Maureen F. Kaplan, Sara Kauffman, Christiana Marsden. U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region (2012) 143 pp. Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet. PDF Technical Announcement Technical Summary
Pressure Wave and Acoustic Properties Generated by the Explosive Removal of Offshore Structures in the Gulf of Mexico​. OCS Study BOEM 2016-019. M.J. Barkaszi, A. Frankel, J.S. Martin, W.Poe. 2016 U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA 69 p. Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet.  PDF Technical Announcement Technical Summary
Offshore Drilling Industry and Rig Construction Market in the Gulf of Mexico. OCS Study BOEM-2013-0112. Mark J. Kaiser, Brian Snyder, Allan G. Pulsipher. U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region (2013) 375 pp. Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet.  PDF Technical Announcement Technical Summary
Shipwreck Research in the New Orleans Notarial Archives. OCS Study  2011-040. John K. Rawls, Dayna Bowker Lee. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region. 2011, 694 p. PDF Technical Announcement  Technical Summary
Short-term Movement, Home Range, and Behavior of Red Snapper around Petroleum Platforms in the Northern Gulf of Mexico, as Determined by High Resolution Acoustic Telemetry OCS Study BOEM 2013-0123. Mike McDonough and James Cowan, Jr. U.S. Department of the Interior, Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, LA. 71 pp. Available from GOMR on compact disc ($15) and on the Internet. PDF
2003-059
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