Finding Minerals Management Service Leasing Maps

June 1, 2010

The Minerals Management Service (MMS) division of the United States Department of the Interior under 30 C.F.R. § 250.101 is authorized to regulate oil, gas, and sulphur exploration, development, and production operations on the Outer Continental Shelf (OCS). All operations must be conducted according to the OCS Lands Act (43 U.S.C. 1331 et. seq.), the regulations in this part, MMS orders, the lease or right-of-way, and other applicable laws, regulations, and amendments; and conform to sound conservation practice to preserve, protect, and develop mineral resources of the OCS.  Because of the MMS’ regulation of oil, gas and sulpher exploration, we have recently received calls about MMS maps as they concern the Deepwater Horizon oil spill. MMS maps can be discovered with a broader search of :

Database: FR


Or you can try a more narrow search of:

Search:  MINERAL-MANAGEMENT-SERVICE M.M.S. & LEAS! /5 MAP & graph! (14 Docs)