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Deepwater oil spill: BP steps up PR effort to insist all is well in the Gulf

Oil giant says area is making a rapid recovery but evidence mounts that wildlife is still struggling to rebound, five years after Deepwater Horizon spill<p>In the run-up to the five-year anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon spill this April, BP is ramping up its effort to convince consumers that life …

Oil

11 Facts About the BP Oil Spill | DoSomething.org | Volunteer for Social Change

1<p>Hoch, Maureen. "New Estimate Puts Gulf Oil Leak at 205 Million Gallons." PBS Newshour. Accessed February 25, 2014, …

Oil & Gas Industry

Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010 | Summary Facts

<b>Deepwater Horizon oil spill of 2010</b>, also called <b>Gulf of Mexico oil spill of 2010</b>, largest marine oil spill in history, caused by an April 20, 2010, …

Oil & Gas Industry

The Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill:the World's Largest Accidental Offshore Oil Spill

<i>Having trouble reading this email? Download the PDF.</i><p>Thematic Focus: Disasters and Conflicts, Harmful Substances and Hazardous Waste, and Ecosystem …

Oil & Gas Industry

Gulf oil spill | National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

Oil Spills

BP Oil Spill: Daily Dead Wildlife Tally

BP Oil Disaster

A Deadly Toll

<b>A Deadly Toll:</b> <i>The Gulf Oil Spill and the Unfolding Wildlife Disaster</i><p>A Center for Biological Diversity Report — April 2011<p>The BP <i>Deepwater Horizon</i> …

Oil & Gas Industry

Wildlife in Gulf of Mexico still suffering four years after BP oil spill: report

The BP oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico caused dangerous after-effects to more than a dozen different animals from dolphins to oysters, a report from an environmental campaign group said on Tuesday.<p>Four years after the oil disaster, some 14 species showed symptoms of oil exposure, the report from …

Gulf Disaster

<b>CATASTROPHE IN THE gulf of Mexico:</b> <b><br>devastation persists</b><p>It�s been seven years since BP�s <i>Deepwater Horizon</i> rig blew up in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 …

Oil & Gas Industry

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What's Trending<p>Conservation groups call on Interior to honor sage-grouse agreement<p>Lawsuit: Leasing in important sage-grouse habitat violates federal …

Conservation

Gulf Spill Dispersants Surprisingly Long-lasting

Dispersant impacts on environment a major concern, expert says.<p><b>Massive amounts of chemical dispersants pumped into the Gulf of Mexico to break up the BP oil spill remained deep underwater for months, new research shows.</b><p>In an unprecedented tactic, U.S. authorities pumped some 800,000 gallons …

Gulf Oil Spill

The Oil's Spread<p>Over the course of 87 days, the damaged Macondo wellhead, located around 5,000 feet beneath the ocean's surface, leaked an estimated …

BP found 'grossly negligent' in 2010 Gulf oil spill

<b>A US judge has ruled BP was "grossly negligent" in the lead-up to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.</b><p>The ruling could potentially cost BP billions more in compensation payments.<p>The New Orleans judge Carl Barbier also found BP subcontractors Transocean and Halliburton …

Oil & Gas Industry

Three Years After the BP Spill, Tar Balls and Oil Sheen Blight Gulf Coast

The rest of the U.S. may have moved on, but along the coast where oil drifted to shore, residents are still waiting for some kind of closure.<p>April 20 marks the three-year anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon disaster, which took the lives of 11 men and resulted in the largest oil spill in American …

Tuna Hearts Likely Damaged By Gulf Oil Spill Disaster: Scientists

It's been almost four years since the explosion of BP's Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico, but news of the spill's terrible consequences continues to dog us.<p>Last week, a study published in the Feb. 14 issue of Science revealed the Deepwater Horizon disaster may have caused serious …