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canada goose outlet orlando There are canada goose outlet canada two seep tents underwater near Platform Holly. If these were operated by Venoco, what will happen to them? Will seeps increase? canada goose outlet orlando

canada goose jacket uk In 1982, Mobil and ARCO canada goose outlet shop placed two seep containment devices side by side in about 220 feet of water just east of Platform Holly, according to the UC Santa Barbara Hydrocarbon Seep Project website. canada goose jacket uk

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The two seep tents have not been in service in recent years because of reduced seep activity and some degradation, according to California State Lands Commission spokeswoman Sheri Pemberton.

canada goose outlet online uk Venoco has declared bankruptcy, stopped operations at Platform Holly offshore of Goleta, and quitclaimed canada goose outlet uk its South Ellwood Field leases back to the state. canada goose outlet online uk

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The seep containment devices have captured an estimated 7,600 million cubic feet of natural gas over their lifetime, according to South Ellwood Field environmental review documents from the California State Lands Commission.

canada goose outlet buffalo Former Carpinteria resident Tony Troutman, who now lives in Spring, Texas, was curious about the future of the seep tents since Platform Holly is being decommissioned. canada goose outlet buffalo

canada goose uk lived and worked in Carpinteria for many years, Troutman wrote in an email. than 10 years ago, I was out near there (the seep tents) in a boat and the area was covered with oil and gas was making the ocean look like it was boiling. sponsored boat rides, so called seep tours, for more than 10 years that showed the natural oil and gas seeps in the Santa Barbara Channel. Connect with Noozhawk on Facebook. canada goose uk

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