Pacific Geological & Geophysical Permits

BOEM is responsible for regulating exploration activities on the OCS, including the collection of Geological & Geophysical (G&G) data.  The collection of these data is critical for BOEM to fulfill its mission in helping meet our Nation’s energy needs in an environmentally and economically responsible way. The Pacific Region’s environmental analyses and reviews on all OCS oil & gas projects may be found at NEPA Activities.  The following table lists Pacific region Geological & Geophysical Permits and supporting documents.

Questions can be directed to BOEM Pacific Region Office of Strategic Resources at (855) 320-1484 or

For more G&G information please refer to National Geological & Geophysical (G&G) Data.

Permit No. Area Applicant

Type of Survey

Permit Issued Status Valid Permit Dates
C17-001 Southern California Beta Operating Company, LLC 3D OBN -- Pending --