In this photo from 1998, people in Ocracoke were protesting ahead of a hearing on Chevron USA’s proposal to drill an exploratory oil and gas well about 40 miles offshore. Critics of advocates of drilling have been vocal since President Donald Trump in April issued an executive order to resume federal reviews for offshore drilling prospects.
In this photo from 1998, people in Ocracoke were protesting ahead of a hearing on Chevron USA’s proposal to drill an exploratory oil and gas well about 40 miles offshore. Critics of advocates of drilling have been vocal since President Donald Trump in April issued an executive order to resume federal reviews for offshore drilling prospects. BOB JORDAN AP
In this photo from 1998, people in Ocracoke were protesting ahead of a hearing on Chevron USA’s proposal to drill an exploratory oil and gas well about 40 miles offshore. Critics of advocates of drilling have been vocal since President Donald Trump in April issued an executive order to resume federal reviews for offshore drilling prospects. BOB JORDAN AP

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