Sen. Bob Menendez addresses a large rally in Asbury Park, N.J., opposing federal plans that would allow oil and gas drilling in the Atlantic Ocean, Jan. 31, 2016. (AP/Mel Evans)

Trump Administration Readies Controversial Seismic Surveys For Atlantic Drilling

The air guns used for the seismic surveys are so loud they can disturb, injure or even kill whales, sea turtles and other marine life.