Environmental News of the BP Oil Spill
|May 13, 2010, 11:48 pm|
The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico is taking its toll on the region's wildlife: brown pelicans, sea turtles, several species of fish, and now dolphins have been found dead.
|May 12, 2010, 5:42 pm|
Each year 3.2 million recreational anglers make about 24 million fishing trips out into the Gulf of Mexico, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).
|May 11, 2010, 2:02 pm|
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“I hope people use this opportunity to take a hard look at their own dependence on oil. I hope they look to find ways to kick their oil addiction as soon as possible and to elect leaders that help us do the same as a nation,” said John Abraham Powell,
|May 10, 2010, 10:01 am|
A day after icy slush clogged the massive box they hoped would contain an out-of-control oil gusher in the Gulf of Mexico, BP officials on Sunday said they may try again — this time with a smaller box.
|May 7, 2010, 10:22 am|
Favorable weather allowed for controlled burns of part of the massive Gulf Coast oil slick on Wednesday, while a 100-ton chamber designed to temporarily siphon oil was headed to the accident site and could be ready by Monday.
|May 7, 2010, 9:50 am|
A "very complex" mission to lower a giant container designed to cap a blown-out oil well a mile below sea level in the Gulf of Mexico — and avert an environmental catastrophe of unprecedented scale — was within 1,000 feet of reaching its goal Friday.
|May 6, 2010, 10:04 am|
At least 20 sea turtles have been found dead this weekend along a 30-mile stretch of Mississippi beaches from Biloxi to Bay St. Louis.
|May 5, 2010, 10:30 am|
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