TITLE

Majors mass to reassess South Africa's offshore plays

AUTHOR(S)
Beckman, Jeremy
PUB. DATE
April 2014
SOURCE
Offshore;Apr2014, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the offshore oil exploration in South Africa. Topics discussed include the history of offshore exploration in the country, the licensing terms of the country in offshore exploration, and the exploration procedures. Also mentioned that offshore exploration must have rules to protect marine animals including turtles, whales, and other mammals during their seasonal migration.
ACCESSION #
100721393

 

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