Miami Herald: Fla. offshore drilling being debated on Internet

Oct 28, 2009

The Miami Herald published this article on October 28, 2009

The Associated Press

Computer users will be able to participate in an interactive debate over opening Florida waters to offshore drilling for oil and natural gas.

They can submit questions by e-mail to a panel of proponents and opponents that will respond during a live Webcast at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

The discussion is being sponsored by Florida State University and the Gannett media company.

The e-mail address for questions is FlaForum(at) Viewers can watch and participate on the Internet at, the Web site of Gannett’s Tallahassee Democrat newspaper.

Florida State’s WFSU-TV also will televise the discussion on a Tallahassee cable channel and make feeds available to other TV stations.