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Gulf Tar Balls

Tests Confirm Oil Washed Up From Isaac Came From BP Spill

AP | JAY REEVES | Posted 11.06.2012 | Green

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Laboratory tests show that globs of oil found on two Louisiana beaches after Hurricane Isaac came from the 2010 BP spill. ...

Deadly Bacteria May Lurk In Deepwater Horizon Tar Balls

Posted 04.04.2012 | Green

By Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience Senior Writer: Nearly two years after the Deepwater Horizon disaster gushed millions of barrels of oil into the Gu...

Gulf Oil Spill: Mississippi Coast Hit With Tar Mats The 'Size Of School Buses'

McClatchy | Geoff Pender, Melissa Scallan and Donna Melton | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

What appeared to be the largest amount of oily tar to hit the Mississippi Coast at one time was washing in from west of the Long Beach Harbor into the...