NRDC et al. Letter to Secretary Valenstein re Oil Drilling in Big Cypress

February 03, 2021

NRDC and its partners oppose Burnett Oil Company’s applications to the Florida Department of Environmental Protection for State Section 404 Clean Water Act and Environmental Resource Permit authorization to construct oil well pads and access roads in wetlands to facilitate oil drilling at two new locations in the Everglades’ Big Cypress National Preserve.