New life seen for offshore-drilling study

UA professor who headed panel says U.S. signals it wants ‘re-engagement’

Posted: January 20, 2018 at 2:48 a.m.

A federal stop-work order last month halted an offshore-drilling safety committee that included a University of Arkansas, Fayetteville research professor as its chairman, leading to sharp rebukes from environmental groups also critical of plans to expand offshore drilling.

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