Unless otherwise determined by the Department of State Lands, each well drilled pursuant
to the terms of the lease may be drilled or slant drilled to and into the subsurface
of the lands covered by the lease from upland or littoral drill sites owned or controlled
by the state or owned by or available to the lessee, or from drill sites located upon
any filled lands heretofore or hereafter filled, whether contiguous or noncontiguous
to the littoral lands or uplands, or from any pier heretofore or hereafter constructed
owned by or available to the lessee and available for such purpose, or from platforms
or other fixed or floating structures in, on or over the lands covered by the lease
or otherwise available to the lessee.
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