Drilling: wrong way to go (FL)
http://www.heraldtribune.com/article/20091114/COLUMNIST/911141005/2127?Title=Drilling-wrong-way-to-go

Don’t risk our future by drilling off our coasts (FL)
http://www.gainesville.com/article/20091116/OPINION03/911161001/1109/SPORTS?Title=June-Girard-Don-t-risk-our-future-by-drilling-off-our-coasts

Brakes tapped on oil drilling (FL)
http://www.heraldtribune.com/article/20091114/ARTICLE/911141020/-1/NEWSSITEMAP

US to lease 36 mln offshore acres for oil drilling (Central Gulf of Mexico)
http://www.reuters.com/article/marketsNews/idUSN1330949520091113
“Lease Sale 213 will involve about 6,800 tracts spread over 35.9 million acres located 3 to 250 miles off the coasts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama. The blocks are in water depths from 10 feet to more than 11,200 feet.
The proposed sale blocks include about 4.2 million acres in an area know as 181 South, near the Alabama-Florida offshore border. Drilling off Florida in the Gulf is only allowed far from the state’s shoreline.”

Official: NC offshore oil potential is overstated
http://www.starnewsonline.com/article/20091116/ARTICLES/911164005/-1/LIVING?Title=Official-NC-offshore-oil-potential-is-overstated