Oil Spill News
News on Oil Spill continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
Trending on the Topix Network
The committee, made up of members of academia and industry, recommended beefing up forecasting systems for ocean and ice conditions, infrastructure for supply chains for people and equipment to respond, field research on the behavior of oil in the Arctic environment, and other strategies to prepare for a significant spill in the harsh conditions of ... (more)
If we don't get our act together, a new report warns, the next disaster will put Deepwater Horizon to shame Let's face it: if we start drilling in the Arctic, or even just as ship traffic picks up in its melting waters, what happens everywhere else is more likely than not to happen there, too.
The owner of a tugboat that collided with a ship last month, dumping nearly 170,000 gallons of oil into the Houston Ship Channel, claims in court filings the ship was speeding and being operated in a reckless manner.
EPA Home A Science Inventory A Linking Ecosystem Condition to Goods and Services: Monitoring to Inform the Science and Vision of Gulf Coast Restoration Kurtz, Jan. Linking Ecosystem Condition to Goods and Services: Monitoring to Inform the Science and Vision of Gulf Coast Restoration.
Ilfracombe all weather lifeboat Spirit of Derbyshire was launched on Tuesday after reports of an upturned boat.
I was able to lift a UPC code from the floor of the first oil slick at top of island It is UPC 03111125 It come up with a tortuga chaise lounge chair.
Four years after the largest offshore oil disaster in U.S. history, scientists are still trying to come to terms with the toll that the Deepwater Horizon tragedy wreaked on the birds, sea life, waters and habitats of the Gulf of Mexico.
A changing climate is increasing the accessibility of U.S. Arctic waters to commercial activities such as shipping, oil and gas development, and tourism, raising concern about the risk of oil spills.
Hadrian's Wall at Birdoswald was started in 122 A.D. on the orders of Emperor Hadrian to keep out the Picts from Scotland.
Alabama's beaches are back in business, finding favor with tourists once again. There is, however, still more work to be done.
Guest Opinion: Most of the talk about Earth Day is more about political positioning than saving the planet.
The high-stakes penalty phase of BP's trial over its role in the 2010 U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil spill will start next January, court officials said on Tuesday, and billions of dollars could be on the line.
Shares of oil contractor Halliburton Co. are at an all-time high a year after the firm paid heavy fines related to the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster , the Chicago Tribune reports.
The University of Manitoba is proposing a unique research centre at Churchill that would study the potentially profound environmental effects of industrializing the Arctic.
A federal agency looking into the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion says it plans to release two volumes of a four-volume report on the disaster on June 5. The Chemical Safety Board said in a news release that the focus of its investigation is to prevent such accidents in the future.