Use the resources at the beginning of the Exploration section on the Deep Oil esheet to help you answer the questions on this sheet.
What are some of the risks involved in offshore oil drilling?
What are some of the benefits involved in offshore oil drilling?
Are there any risks or benefits that you learned about that were surprising to you? If so, which ones?
Think about the sources for the articles you read, in each case, who are the groups involved? Do you think that the type of group had an impact on how it viewed the risks and benefits of offshore oil drilling? Why?