Latest Minerals Management Service Stories

2010-05-19 15:51:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Today the Renewable Energy Accountability Project called on the Obama Administration to halt any new permits for offshore oil drilling on both coasts of the United States.

2010-05-10 10:05:00

BP officials are searching for new ways to plug up the leaky oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico after the containment dome hit a snag.

2010-04-05 12:25:00

WASHINGTON, April 5 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Mobil Natural Gas Inc., Mobil Exploration & Producing U.S. Inc.

2010-03-02 13:04:22

NOAA's new research vessel trawling for sperm whale prey in deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

2010-01-06 12:37:49

'Observation of the Deepwater Manifestation of the Loop Current and Loop Current Rings in the Eastern Gulf of Mexico'.

2010-01-04 17:27:00

HYANNIS, Mass., Jan. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- The Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound applauds today's National Park Service (NPS) determination that Nantucket Sound is eligible for listing on the National Register of Historic Places.

2009-10-13 09:03:00

WASHINGTON, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Tom Fry has announced he will retire as the President of the National Ocean Industries Association (NOIA) in early 2010.

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  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.