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Entries by Susan Buchanan from 08/2010

Feds to Add Dispersant Test to Seafood Safety Tools

| Posted 08.03.2010 | Green

The Gulf fish you ate recently may have tasted fine but you might have wondered if it was tested for the dispersant COREXIT -- used by BP to break oil into smaller pieces.

State's Oyster Growers Weigh Options in Claims Process

| Posted 08.10.2010 | Green

Oyster growers seeking compensation for losses after the spill worry that payments will hinge on whether damages were from fresh-water flows ordered by Governor Bobby Jindal or the presence of oil.

Spill Waste Buried in Local Landfills But Not in Mississippi

| Posted 08.17.2010 | Green

New Orleans residents may be unaware that gulf spill waste is being stashed less than ten miles away in Avondale.

Rice And Crawfish Farmers Paid To Host Birds After Spill

| Posted 08.24.2010 | Green

To keep migratory birds away from oily areas along the Gulf Coast, the U.S. Dept of Agriculture is paying rice growers and landowners in Louisiana and other states to flood farms and pastures for habitat.