Bekiempis, Victoria
February 2014
Newsweek Global;2/28/2014, Vol. 162 Issue 9, p91
The article discusses oil prospecting efforts in Florida as of February 214, focusing on conflict between developers, land owners, preservationists, and politicians. Topics include the history of oil production in Florida, the incentive for further drilling from market demand and new extraction technologies, and potential environmental impacts including on drinking water, marine life, and habitats including that of the Florida panther.


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