Possible conflicts with offshore drilling

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Governor Bob McDonnell's push to drill for gas and oil off Virginia's coast is facing two big obstacles: the Navy and NASA.

U.S. Interior Secretary Ken Salazar says he is aware of existing Atlantic activities that could be limited by oil exploration platforms and the sea traffic to service them.

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