Press Releases

BOEM Press Release Banner - Photos showing Alaska Regional Director, Dr. James Kendall and Environmental Assessment Chief, Dr. Jill Lewandowski, and Chief Environmental Officer, Bill Brown engaging the media.

May 2017

President Proposes $171 Million Budget for Bureau of Ocean Energy Management in Fiscal Year 2018

05-23-2017

BOEM Publishes Final Notice of Sale for June Cook Inlet Lease Sale

05-18-2017

Interior Department Advances America-First Offshore Energy Strategy - Supports Offshore Seismic Science; Advances Processing Applications for G&G Survey Permits in Atlantic

05-10-2017

Secretary Zinke Signs Orders Implementing America-First Offshore Energy Strategy

05-01-2017

April 2017

Secretary Zinke Commends President Trump’s Offshore Executive Order

04-28-2017

March 2017

Successful Gulf of Mexico Lease Sale Yields $275 Million in High Bids on 913,542 Acres in Central Planning Area

03-22-2017

Interior Department Auctions Over 122,000 Acres Offshore Kitty Hawk, North Carolina for Wind Energy Development

03-16-2017

Secretary Zinke Announces Proposed 73-Million Acre Oil and Natural Gas Lease Sale for Gulf of Mexico

03-06-2017

February 2017

BOEM Publishes Proposed Notice of Sale for Potential Cook Inlet Lease Sale

02-24-2017

January 2017

Interior Department to Auction 122,000 Acres Offshore North Carolina for Wind Energy Development

01-17-2017

BOEM Denies Atlantic Seismic G&G Permits

01-07-2017

December 2016

BOEM Releases Final Environmental Impact Statement for Potential Cook Inlet Lease Sale

12-22-2016

Bureau to Offer 48 Million Acres in Central Gulf of Mexico Oil and Gas Lease Sale

12-22-2016

Interior Department Auctions Over 79,000 Acres Offshore New York for Wind Energy Development

12-16-2016