Accessibility Policy

BOEM is committed to making its information and communication technologies accessible to individuals with disabilities by meeting or exceeding the requirements of Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, as amended. Section 508 is a Federal law that requires agencies to provide individuals with disabilities access to electronic and information technology and data comparable to those who do not have disabilities, unless an undue burden would be imposed on the agency. If you experience any difficulty accessing the information on our web site, please email us at We will try to assist you as best we can; this may include providing the information to you in an alternate format.

If you have questions on accessibility of Department of the Interior Web sites, see DOI Accessibility.

For further information and to learn more about the regulations governing the accessibility of electronic Federal information products, visit the following sites: