It’s easy to send a quick letter to President Obama urging him to put a moratorium on all new offshore drilling, leasing, and exploration (not just in the Gulf of Mexico) until the causes of the Deepwater Horizon disaster are known and future dangers thoroughly understood.
The National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) has an editable form letter on its website for your use. It’s free; there’s no obligation. You don’t have to join the NRDC. Please act today and encourage others to do the same. Thank you.