Offshore drilling is dirty, dangerous, and unsustainable. With 183 spills reported by the U.S. Mineral Management Service from 1995-2010, it is only a matter of time before the next catastrophic spill. Recreational saltwater fishing in Florida provides over 50,000 jobs and has an economic impact of $5.7 billion. That’s just a drop in the bucket compared to Florida’s $28 billion tourism industry. Our coastal resources are simply too great to risk another Deepwater Horizon disaster.
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