Every day is another opportunity for a major platform blowout. Every day that these platforms sit in a metal-hungry, salt-bath environment, they are closer to a blowout and a major human and environmental disaster. Every day is a roll of the dice…in the hope that our oil addiction won’t trigger the “big one” off of our coast. The following is a brief synopsis of the current existing or proposed oil and gas projects in Santa Barbara County, by geographic area.