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June 10 2017

12:14

7 Years After BP Oil Spill, Oyster Farming Takes Hold In South - KASU


KASU

7 Years After BP Oil Spill, Oyster Farming Takes Hold In South
KASU
The Gulf oyster industry suffered a blow during the 2010 BP oil spill. And while wild oyster harvesting from reefs is back in business, the industry is still not up to pre-spill levels. Off-bottom farming, in which the oysters rest in floating ...

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12:14

7 Years After BP Oil Spill, Oyster Farming Takes Hold In South : The ... - NPR


7 Years After BP Oil Spill, Oyster Farming Takes Hold In South : The ...
NPR
The "off-bottom" production method, in which oysters are grown in hanging baskets tumbled by waves, is starting to flourish on the Gulf coast — and demand for ...

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June 08 2017

01:18

Years after covering the BP oil spill, a colorful return to underwater photography - Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles Times

Years after covering the BP oil spill, a colorful return to underwater photography
Los Angeles Times
When the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill happened seven years ago, I spent weeks combing the coastline of Louisiana and Mississippi documenting the disastrous effect it had on fishermen as well as on the environment. I saw pelicans trapped in oily ...

June 07 2017

20:44

Trump nominates lawyer who defended BP after 2010 oil spill to top DOJ environmental post - Business Insider


Business Insider

Trump nominates lawyer who defended BP after 2010 oil spill to top DOJ environmental post
Business Insider
U.S. President Donald Trump's selection of Jeffrey Bossert Clark to be the Justice Department's top environmental lawyer has raised concerns by Gulf coast environmental groups as he was the lawyer for international oil company BP Plc in the aftermath ...
Trump Names BP Oil Spill Lawyer, Climate Policy Foe as Top DOJ ... InsideClimate News
Trump Names BP Oil Spill Lawyer as His Top Environmental Attorney EcoWatch
BP's defense attorney tapped for Trump's environmental team ThinkProgress
Bloomberg BNA -Upstream Online
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00:59

Trump Names BP Oil Spill Lawyer, Climate Policy Foe as Top DOJ Environment Attorney - InsideClimate News


InsideClimate News

Trump Names BP Oil Spill Lawyer, Climate Policy Foe as Top DOJ Environment Attorney
InsideClimate News
Jeffrey Bossert Clark, a lawyer who has repeatedly challenged the scientific foundations of U.S. climate policy and was part of a legal team that represented BP in lawsuits stemming from the nation's worst oil spill, the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster ...

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June 05 2017

21:40

BP supervisor on ill-fated Deepwater Horizon rig dies at 69 - Chron.com


Chron.com

BP supervisor on ill-fated Deepwater Horizon rig dies at 69
Chron.com
The deadly rig explosion off Louisiana's coast unleashed the nation's worst offshore oil spill, with an estimated 134 million gallons of crude spewing into the Gulf over the course of nearly three months. Vidrine and fellow rig supervisor Robert Kaluza ...
Donald Vidrine, BP Company Man on the Deepwater Horizon, Dies Texas Monthly
Don Vidrine, BP's rig boss during 2010 disaster, dies WWL
Deepwater Horizon supervisor during 2010 explosion dead at 69 AL.com

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00:00

BP Oil Spill Money Headed to Northwest Florida - Sunshine State News


BP Oil Spill Money Headed to Northwest Florida
Sunshine State News
“The Panhandle can now recover from the BP oil spill,” said Sen. Doug Broxson, R-Gulf Breeze. “We can now further our efforts to rebuild the economy and bring more tourists to Florida and communities will be able to create special projects to enhance ...

June 03 2017

00:57

Rick Scott approves plan to hand out BP oil spill money - SaintPetersBlog (blog)


SaintPetersBlog (blog)

Rick Scott approves plan to hand out BP oil spill money
SaintPetersBlog (blog)
Northwest Florida counties are going to finally get a share of money given to the state for damages related to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Gov. Rick Scott on Friday signed a bill (HB 7007) that guarantees the ...
Gov. Rick Scott signs Triumph Gulf Coast bills into law Pensacola News Journal

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June 02 2017

16:05

The BP Oil Spill is Still Harming Dolphins – But Restoration Funds Are Going to Make an Aquarium!? - One Green Planet


One Green Planet

The BP Oil Spill is Still Harming Dolphins – But Restoration Funds Are Going to Make an Aquarium!?
One Green Planet
Even years after the event, the 2010 BP oil spill had an immense impact on the surrounding ecosystem, including countless animals. Among other species, dolphins have suffered the on-going consequences of being exposed to oil toxins. Between 2010 and ...

May 22 2017

14:10

Is the 2010 BP oil spill killing Minnesota's loons?: DNR works to minimize long-term impact of migratory birds ... - Perham Focus


Perham Focus

Is the 2010 BP oil spill killing Minnesota's loons?: DNR works to minimize long-term impact of migratory birds ...
Perham Focus
It's hard to imagine that the biological impact of an oil spill that occurred in the Gulf of Mexico more than seven years ago could still be showing up in Minnesota's Common Loon population in the present day — yet that's exactly what's happening.

May 21 2017

20:04

Is the 2010 BP oil spill killing Minnesota's loons?: DNR works to minimize long-term impact of migratory birds ... - Detroit Lakes Online


Detroit Lakes Online

Is the 2010 BP oil spill killing Minnesota's loons?: DNR works to minimize long-term impact of migratory birds ...
Detroit Lakes Online
He revealed that a 2011-2017 study by the U.S. Geological Survey, Minnesota DNR and others showed the Deepwater Horizon oil rig spill of April 2010 in the Gulf of Mexico had had a significant impact on the winter habitat of Minnesota's loon population ...

May 17 2017

14:07

Protected Species in Gulf of Mexico Could Take Decades to Recover From Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill - Truth-Out


Protected Species in Gulf of Mexico Could Take Decades to Recover From Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
Truth-Out
Research released last month suggested that the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster and oil spill caused $17.2 billion in damages to the Gulf of Mexico's natural resources -- and a slew of other recent studies provide even more detail on just how severe ...

May 11 2017

22:07

A Louisiana Parish Just Received $45 Million To Help Rebuild From the BP Oil Spill - ColorLines magazine


ColorLines magazine

A Louisiana Parish Just Received $45 Million To Help Rebuild From the BP Oil Spill
ColorLines magazine
The 2010 BP oil spill was the largest oil spill in U.S. history—and the worst. It devastated the Gulf region, and some argue that Plaquemines Parish was hit the hardest. When BP began the process in 2015 to settle claims with communities along the ...

16:11

BP Settles with Louisiana Parish Over Oil Spill for $45M - Insurance Journal


BP Settles with Louisiana Parish Over Oil Spill for $45M
Insurance Journal
A coastal Louisiana parish announced a $45 million settlement with BP over damages from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil spill. Plaquemines Parish juts out into the Gulf of Mexico from Louisiana's southeastern tip. Oil from the spill after the Deepwater ...

May 10 2017

04:00

$45M settlement between BP, Louisiana parish over oil spill - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette


NOLA.com

$45M settlement between BP, Louisiana parish over oil spill
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A coastal Louisiana parish announced a $45 million settlement Tuesday with BP over damages from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil spill. Plaquemines Parish president Amos Cormier set a Wednesday news conference to discuss the ...
Plaquemines Parish settles with BP for $45 million over 2010 oil ... NOLA.com
Plaquemines Parish reaches $45 million settlement with BP over 2010 oil spill WBRZ
La. Parish Reaches $45M Deal With BP Over Deepwater Spill Law360 (subscription)
WGNO
all 10 news articles »

May 09 2017

20:13

$45M Settlement Between BP, Louisiana Parish Over Oil Spill - U.S. News & World Report


WBRZ

$45M Settlement Between BP, Louisiana Parish Over Oil Spill
U.S. News & World Report
Plaquemines Parish, a center of offshore oil and gas activity and businesses related to recreational fishing, was one of the hardest hit areas — affected by disruption of fisheries and a months-long moratorium on deep-water drilling that followed the ...
Plaquemines Parish reaches $45 million settlement with BP over 2010 oil spill WBRZ
Plaquemines Parish settles with BP for $45 million over 2010 oil disaster NOLA.com
La. Parish Reaches $45M Deal With BP Over Deepwater Spill Law360 (subscription)

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20:07

$45M settlement between BP, Louisiana parish over oil spill - Fox Business


NOLA.com

$45M settlement between BP, Louisiana parish over oil spill
Fox Business
Plaquemines Parish juts out into the Gulf of Mexico from Louisiana's southeastern tip. Oil from the spill after the Deepwater Horizon offshore rig explosion fouled sections of the parish's marshy coastline. Its local government was one of the few that ...
Plaquemines Parish settles with BP for $45 million over 2010 oil ... NOLA.com
La. Parish Reaches $45M Deal With BP Over Deepwater Spill Law360 (subscription)
Plaquemines Parish to get $45 million in BP settlement | WGNO WGNO

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20:06

$45M settlement between BP, Louisiana parish over oil spill - Minneapolis Star Tribune


Minneapolis Star Tribune

$45M settlement between BP, Louisiana parish over oil spill
Minneapolis Star Tribune
NEW ORLEANS — A coastal Louisiana parish has announced a $45 million settlement with BP over damages from the 2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil spill. Plaquemines (PLAK'-uh-minz) Parish president Amos Cormier announced the settlement in a news release ...
Plaquemines Parish settles with BP for $45 million over 2010 oil disaster NOLA.com
Plaquemines Parish to get $45 million in BP settlement WGNO

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20:02

May 08 2017

23:02

Protected species in Gulf of Mexico could take decades to recover from Deepwater Horizon oil spill - Mongabay.com


Mongabay.com

Protected species in Gulf of Mexico could take decades to recover from Deepwater Horizon oil spill
Mongabay.com
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill killed thousands of marine mammals and sea turtles in the Gulf, according to findings detailed in a special issue of the journal Endangered Species Research, published in January, comprised of 20 studies that ...
The Deepwater Horizon Catastrophe – 7 Years After JD Supra (press release)

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