Chukchi Sea, 2014
TGS has submitted an application for a permit to conduct an open water marine seismic survey to acquire 2D data using an airgun array as the energy source in the Chukchi Sea Outer Continental Shelf Planning Area. Gravity data will also be collected. The proposed program is planned to start Aug. 1, 2014 and be completed by Oct. 31, 2014. Survey Area Map
For additional information, contact BOEM Alaska Region's Resource Evaluation Office at (907) 334-5320.
April 28, 2014: TGS-NOPEC withdraws their G&G permit application.
Jan. 23, 2014: An application from TGS for a G&G Permit to conduct seismic exploration activities submitted to BOEM's Alaska Region is deemed complete. The proposed survey is designated OCS Permit 14-05. Review of the proposed activity begins, including National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) review.