Is BP following through on its pledge to “make things right” in the Gulf Coast?

Is BP following through on its pledge to “make things right” in the Gulf Coast?

Gulf Coast recovery after the BP oilpocalypse Is BP following through on its pledge to “make things right” in the Gulf Coast? How has the government response been to the spill and what can be improved? What must be done to ensure a robust environmental and economic recovery for the Gulf? Michael Conathan, CAP’s Director […]

BP Not Denying, Just Not Paying...!

BP Not Denying, Just Not Paying…!

BP Not Denying, Just Not Paying Nearly 40,000 Oil Spill Claims BRIAN SKOLOFF AND HOLBROOK MOHR | 08/ 9/10 07:19 PM | ORANGE BEACH, Ala. — Sheryl Lindsay’s wedding planner business is on the brink, crumbling with each cancellation over concerns about oil. Brides-to-be are walking away from plans for beachside vows, leaving Lindsay waiting […]

Oil is a poison to the wetlands!

Oil is a poison to the wetlands!

Marsh grasses along the Louisiana coast have been blackened by the BP oil spill. (Reuters / July 28, 2010) Oil-damaged wetlands may just have to wait it out! Cleanup efforts often seem futile, and some biologists suggest simply letting nature take its course. By Alana Semuels and Rong-Gong Lin II, Los Angeles Times August 1, […]

Subsea Gulf Oil Plumes Are From BP Well, research confirms

Subsea Gulf Oil Plumes Are From BP Well, research confirms

Researchers Confirm Subsea Gulf Oil Plumes Are From BP Well Friday 23 July 2010 by: Sara Kennedy | McClatchy Newspapers | Report Sampling operations being conducted on the research vessel Brooks McCall, near the site of the oil breach at the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico. (Photo: Dr. Oscar Garcia / Florida State […]

"It's already seen as a bit of a wild card, burning oil at sea,"

“It’s already seen as a bit of a wild card, burning oil at sea,”

Coast Guard Senior Chief Andrew Jaeger, right, and Petty Officer 3rd Class Tomas Kaselionis ignite oil that’s been collected inside a U-shaped length of fireproof boom — a “burn box” — in the Gulf of Mexico. (Carolyn Cole, Los Angeles Times / July 9, 2010) Wearing purple fireproof gloves, George Ross leaned over the side […]

Day 81 of the Gulf Cataclysm - More then 86,237,600 gallons of oil have gushed out !

Day 81 of the Gulf Cataclysm – More then
86,237,600 gallons of oil have gushed out !

Day 81 of the Gulf Cataclysm, over 86,237,600 and climbing gallons into Gulf. Caroline Casey talks with LaTosha Brown; Alabama native and Director of the Gulf Coast Fund for Ecological Health and Community Renewal, a community-led social justice philanthropy in the Gulf South region. For the past five years, she has served as a founding […]

New Rule !

New Rule !

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