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OIL: Offshore drilling not needed

Letter by Charles L. Allyn, Tacoma on May 4, 2010 at 11:28 am | 9 Comments »
May 4, 2010 1:46 pm

Only about 5 percent of U.S. oil production comes from offshore drilling.

No off-shore drilling would be necessary if people would buy cars that are already available that get higher mileage. It would also reduce carbon dioxide to the atmosphere that is lowering the pH of the oceans and threatening sea life.

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