Offshore Pipelines

Remember the infrastructure - Platforms & Pipelines

California has regulations that are likely to protect our coastline from the efforts in Washington to open up more offshore drilling - but with so much focus on the platforms - we sometimes ignore the accompanying infrastructure. 

Off the Ventura County coast there are underwater pipelines that carry the oil and gas from the offshore wells to land - here is a great LA Times article with maps showing the pipelines - What are the conditions of the pipelines? 

Graphic from the LA Times: