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The issue of drilling for oil and gas off the coast of North Carolina coast has a long history. But despite this history, one question remains: is there sufficient quantities of oil off the North Carolina coast to make its recovery commercially attractive?
Although a one in fifty chance of finding commercial quantities of oil and gas exists in areas such as North Carolina's outer continental shelf, companies are taking a chance by leasing tracts and spending millions for exploration.
Davis discusses the state of oil drilling off the North Carolina coast as it stand now and how it has developed to this stage.