“Nineteen coastal states face tough decisions involving energy and the environment — whether or not to allow offshore drilling for oil and natural gas. Why? Because a 26-year federal ban on most offshore drilling was allowed to expire last month. So states along the Atlantic and Pacific coasts will get a bigger say on new drilling projects.” Daniel C. Vock reports for Stateline.org October 20, 2008. Story includes detailed maps of offshore tracts.


Another great site that is Florida Specific on Oill Drilling info:
Dont Rig Florida