Oil and Gas Development and the Environment

This list represents a selection of books and reports on environmental aspects of oil and gas development, available at the Interior Library. Within each section, titles are arranged alphabetically by the author's last name. Please direct inquiries or concerns to the Reference Librarian at 202-208-5815 between 7:45 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday except Federal holiday.


Development of Petroleum

TN859 .U5 O35 2005

Oil shale development in the United States: prospects and policy issues

Bartis, James T., 1945-

TN869.2 .B37 A3 1989

Oil notes

Bass, Rick, 1958-

TD195 .P4 E353 2000

Effects of oil and gas development: a current awareness bibliography

Bonvillain, S.

TK1061 .C49 1999

Natural gas & electric power in nontechnical language

Chambers, Ann

HD9574 C23 B42 1997

Breaking ice with finesse: oil & gas exploration in the Canadian Arctic

Clark, Karin, 1967-

TD195 .P4 H25 2003

Petroleum and the environment

Harrison, William E.

QE77 .M38 1998

Annals of the former world

McPhee, John, 1931-

HD242.5 .O34 1985

Offshore lands: oil and gas leasing and conservation on the outer continental shelf

Mead, Walter J.

TN871.2 .S5368 1983

Drilling: a source book on oil and gas well drilling from exploration to completion

Short, J. A.

HD242.5 .U527 2006

Surface operating standards and guidelines for oil and gas exploration and development: gold book

United States. Bureau of Land Management.

HD9581.2 .S53 W55 2012

Under the surface: fracking, fortunes and the fate of the Marcellus Shale

Wilber, Tom, 1958-

Politics, Economics and Legal Aspects of Oil and Natural Gas Development

HD9560.5 .B568 2010

Oil: money, politics, and power in the 21st century

Bower, Tom

KF1865 .D33 2011

Deepwater drilling: law, policy, and economics of firm organization and safety

Cohen, Mark A.

HD9560.5 .D68 2009

Oil 101

Downey, Morgan

KF1856 .F58 2001

The seaweed rebellion: federal-state conflicts over offshore energy development

Fitzgerald, Edward A., 1949-

HD9565 .F73 1994

Oil in troubled waters: perceptions, politics, and the battle over offshore drilling

Freudenburg, William R.

HD9565 .G73 1996

Oil on the edge: offshore development, conflict, gridlock

Gramling, Robert, 1943-

KF5505 .A29 F43 2012

Federal natural resources laws and regulations

LexisNexis (Firm)

HD9567 .A4 P65 2008

The political economy of oil in Alaska: multinationals vs. the state

McBeath, Jerry

HD9567 .A4 R63 1997

Crude dreams: a personal history of oil & politics in Alaska

Roderick, Jack

HD9502 .A2 S543 2005

Energy at the crossroads: global perspectives and uncertainties

Smil, Vaclav

TD195 .E49 S66 2002

Energy, the environment, and public opinion

Smith, Eric R. A. N.

HD9567 .C2 S65 1998

An ocean of oil: a century of political struggle over petroleum off the California coast

Sollen, Robert

KF1856 .V26 2010

Offshore oil and gas development: legal framework

Vann, Adam

KF1849 .W5422 2010

Williams & Meyers oil and gas law

Martin, Patrick H.

Controversy on the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

KF1867 .A4 B24 2005

Legal issues related to proposed drilling for oil and gas in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR)

Baldwin, Pamela

HD242.5 .A4 B19

World oil and the ANWR potential

Bamberger, Robert

QH105 .A5 U55 NO.12

Petroleum geology and geochemistry of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge 1002 area

Banet, Arthur C.

SK305 .C3 B27 2004

Caribou rising: defending the Porcupine herd, Gwich-'in culture, and the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Bass, Rick, 1958-

TN872 .A7 A67

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: major oil development or wilderness?

Blodgett, John E.

KFA1653.8 .A73 A73 2002

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Cogwell, Mathew T.

TN872 .A7 C81

The Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: oil, gas, and wildlife

Corn, M. Lynne (Mary Lynne), 1946-

TN872 .A7 C811

Arctic resources controversy

Corn, M. Lynne (Mary Lynne), 1946-

QH540 .U56 NO.2002-01

Arctic refuge coastal plain terrestrial wildlife research summaries

Douglas, D. C.

QH545 .O57 S46 2008

Should drilling be permitted in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge?

Haugen, David M., 1969-

QH76.5 .A4 A737 2001

Arctic refuge: a circle of testimony

Lentfer, Hank

KFA1653.8 .A73 A75 2006

Arctic National Wildlife Refuge (ANWR): review, controversies and legislation

Lieland, Barbara T.

QL737 .U55 M2723 2002

Under the Arctic sun: Gwich'in, caribou, and the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Madsen, Ken, 1950-

HD9502 .U52 M395 2008

Caribou and Conoco: rethinking environmental politics in Alaska's ANWR and beyond

McMonagle, Robert John

HD9567 .A4 S72 2006

Oil, globalization, and the war for the Arctic Refuge

Standlea, David M., 1956-

QH105 .A4 W369 2005

Where mountains are nameless: passion and politics in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge: including the story of Olaus and Mardy Murie

Waterman, Jonathan

HD9567 .A4 Y6 1986

Economics of oil and gas production from ANWR for the determination of minimum economic field size

Young, John S.

Oil Spills

TD196 .P4 B87 1997

Oil spills

Burger, Joanna

TD427 .P4 F55 2001

The basics of oil spill cleanup

Fingas, Mervin F.

TD196 .P4 F45 2010

Resources on oil spills, response, and restoration: a selected bibliography

Fiolek, Anna, 1950-

QE75 .O65 NO.82-232

Has offshore oil production become safer?

Nakassis, Anastase

TD427 .P4 N383 2005

Oil spill dispersants: efficacy and effects

National Research Council (U.S.). Committee on Understanding Oil Spill Dispersants: Efficacy and Effects

TD427 .P4 N386 2006

Oil spill response: a global perspective

NATO/CCMS Workshop on Oil Spill Response (3rd: 2006: Dartmouth, N. S.)

TD427 .P4 R27 2010

Oil spills in U.S. coastal waters: background, governance, and issues for Congress

Ramseur, Jonathan L.

TD427 .P4 R27 2010A

Oil spills in U.S. coastal waters: background and governance

Ramseur, Jonathan L.

TD193.4 .O35 2007

Oil spill environmental forensics: fingerprinting and source identification

Wang, Zhendi

Managing Risk

HD9565 .O64 2011

Organizational design for spill containment in deepwater drilling operations in the Gulf of Mexico: assessment of Marine Well Containment Company (MWCC)

Anderson, Robert

GE145 .C78 2011

Precursor analysis for offshore oil and gas drilling: from prescriptive to risk-informed regulation

Cooke, Roger M., 1946-

HB846.5 .D38 2003

Valuation of coastal resources: understanding substitution in time and space: final technical summary: final study report

Deacon, Robert T.

TD427 .P4 P764 2002

Oil-spill risk analysis: Gulf of Mexico outer continental shelf (OCS) lease sales, eastern planning area, 2003-2007, and gulfwide OCS program, 2003-2042

Ji, Zhen-Gang

TD427 .P4 P763 2002

Oil-spill risk analysis: Gulf of Mexico outer continental shelf (OCS) lease sales, central planning area and western planning area, 2003-2007, and gulfwide OCS program, 2003-2042

Ji, Zhen-Gang

TD427 .P4 J34 2007

Oil-spill risk analysis: Gulf of Mexico outer continental shelf (OCS) lease sales, central planning area and western planning area, 2007-2012, and gulfwide OCS program, 2007-2046

Ji, Zhen-Gang

QE75 .O65 NO.82-804

An application of vulnerability index to oil spill modeling in the Gulf of Mexico

LaBelle, Robert P.

TN871.3 .M83 2011

Preliminary empirical assessment of offshore production platforms in the Gulf of Mexico

Muehlenbachs, Lucija

TD427 .P4 P753 2000

Oil-spill risk analysis: use of floating production, storage, and offloading (FPSO) systems in the Gulf of Mexico

Price, James M.

GE145 .M33 2011

Managing environmental, health, and safety risks: a comparative assessment of the Minerals Management Service and other agencies

Scarlett, Lynn

GE145 .S27 2011

Risk management practices: cross-agency comparisons with Minerals Management Service

Scarlett, Lynn

KF3775 .S53 2003

Risk regulation at risk: restoring a pragmatic approach

Shapiro, Sidney A., 1947-

QE75 .P9 NO.1227

The Oilspill risk analysis model of the U.S. Geological Survey

Smith, Richard A., 1945-

TN871.3 .V56 2010

Offshore risk assessment: principles, modelling, and applications of QRA studies

Vinnem, Jan Erik

Oil Spills and Wildlife

QH545 .O5 B34 2003

Best practices for migratory bird care during oil spill response

Berg, Catherine

SK351 .W7 NO.153

Effects of the Exxon Valdez oil spill on river otters: injury and recovery of a sentinel species

Bowyer, R. Terry

TD427 .P4 S96 1994

Symposium proceedings: Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean oil spills in coastal ecosystems: assessing effects, natural recovery, and progress in remediation research, New Orleans, July 14-15, 1994

Proffitt, C. Edward

TD195 .P4 T59

Assessment of past, present, and future risks of oil spills in and near the present sea otter range in California

Tinney, Richard T.

QH545 .O5 U53 1996

Fish and Wildlife Service spill response contingency plan

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

QH545 .O5 E997 1997

Exxon Valdez oil spill seabird restoration workshop

Warheit, Kenneth Ira

QH105 .A4 W48 1996

Degrees of disaster: Prince William Sound: how nature reels and rebounds

Wheelwright, Jeff QH91.8 .O4 W926

Effects and management of oil spills in marsh ecosystems: a review produced from a workshop convened July 1996 at McNeese State University

Workshop on the Effects and Management of Oil Spills in Marsh Ecosystems (1996: Lake Charles, La.)

Exxon Valdez Oil Spill, Alaska, 1989

TD427 .P4 S645 2009

The spill: personal stories from the Exxon Valdez disaster

Bushell, Sharon

TD427 .P4 H36 1990

The Exxon Valdez oil spill and the National Park Service: a report on the initial response

Hanable, William S.

GC1552 .P75 E83 1995

Evaluation of the condition of Prince William Sound shorelines following the Exxon Valdez oil spill and subsequent shoreline treatment

Houghton, Jonathan P.

TD427 .P4 K38 1991

Out of the channel: the Exxon Valdez oil spill in Prince William Sound

Keeble, John, 1944-

TD427 .P4 K42 2009

20 years later ... Exxon Valdez oil spill

Kenai Fjords National Park (Agency: U.S.)

TD427 .P4 O8288 2008

Not one drop: betrayal and courage in the wake of the Exxon Valdez oil spill

Ott, Riki

TD427 .P4 S73 1990

Lessons of the Exxon Valdez

Steiner, Rick

BP Deepwater Horizon Explosion and Oil Spill, 2010

TD427 .P4 A27 2011

A hole at the bottom of the sea: the race to kill the BP oil gusher

Achenbach, Joel

KF1299 .W38 O54 2011

The ongoing legal effects of the BP oil spill: an In-depth look at the claims filing process and continuing litigation in response to the Gulf Coast oil disaster

Aspatore, Inc.

TD428 .O33 B6 2010

Deepwater Horizon accident investigation report

BP (Firm)

TD427 .P4 C386 2010

Disaster on the horizon: high stakes, high risks, and the story behind the Deepwater well blowout

Cavnar, Bob, 1953-

TD196 .P4 F74 2011

Blowout in the Gulf: the BP oil spill disaster and the future of energy in America

Freudenburg, William R.

GC1221 .J85 2011

Black tide: the devastating impact of the Gulf oil spill

Juhasz, Antonia

TD427 .P4 L44 2010

In deep water: the anatomy of a disaster, the fate of the Gulf, and ending our oil addiction

Lehner, Peter

TD427 .P4 R39 2011

In too deep: BP and the drilling race that took it down

Reed, Stanley, 1950-

HD9574 .M63 S74 2011

Drowning in oil: BP and the reckless pursuit of profit

Steffy, Loren C.

TN871.215 .U52 2010

Increased safety measures for energy development on the outer continental shelf

United States. Dept. of the Interior

TD427 .P4 U6 2011

Deep water: the Gulf oil disaster and the future of offshore drilling: report to the President

United States. National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling

TD427 .P4 U62 2011

Deep water: the Gulf oil disaster and the future of offshore drilling: recommendations

United States. National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling

TD427 .P4 U64 2011

Macondo: the Gulf oil disaster: Chief Counsel's report

United States. National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling

Other Oil Spills

TN874 .G7 C8 1990

The public inquiry into the Piper Alpha disaster

Cullen, W. Douglas, Lord

GC1212 .M4 A73

The Argo Merchant oil spill: a preliminary scientific report

Grose, Peter L.

TD195 .P4 P857 1999

Economic and social consequences of the oil spill in Lake Barre, Louisiana

Pulsipher, Allan G.