Sub title
BOEM's Meeting with the National Academies Committee on Offshore Science and Assessment
Release Date
Washington, DC

On Nov. 16 and 17, 2023, the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine will host the 24th Committee on Offshore Science and Assessment (COSA) meeting to provide updates on BOEM’s scientific studies and environmental assessment programs. Scientists from BOEM’s Environmental Studies Program – along with NOAA scientists – will discuss BOEM’s progress toward building a “first in class” environmental program, marine spatial planning considerations, and the bureau’s scientific information needs in the U.S. territories.  

November 16, 2023 
10:00 am – 5:00 pm Eastern 

November 17, 2023 
10:00 am – 2:30 pm Eastern 

The National Academies require advance registration to this hybrid event, which is open to the media and the public. Meeting details, including a webcast link, will be available on the National Academies’ website.

Learn more about the National Academies and BOEM’s Environmental Program.  

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The Department of the Interior’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) is responsible for America’s offshore energy and mineral resources. The bureau promotes energy independence, environmental protection and economic development through responsible, science-based management of energy and mineral resources on the U.S. Outer Continental Shelf.