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Four Years After the BP Oil Spill, Hope for a Full Recovery in the Gulf Remains Strong Despite Slow Progress

Kara Lankford | Posted 04.17.2014 | Green
Kara Lankford

To restore the Gulf will take a comprehensive, holistic approach. We have to mitigate the environmental effects of the oil spill as well correct for prior problems triggered by stressors.

BP Fails To Reach Settlement Before Civil Trial

AP | Posted 04.21.2013 | Green

LONDON (AP) — BP says it has failed to reach a settlement in advance of next week's civil trial on the Deepwater Horizon accident and is ready to de...

Restoring the Gulf by Pointing Baby Turtles Back to Sea

Dennis Takahashi-Kelso | Posted 12.11.2012 | Green
Dennis Takahashi-Kelso

Sea turtles are at sea for most of their life cycle, but they return to beaches in Texas, Alabama and Florida to lay their eggs. Although the Deepwater Horizon oil spill harmed turtles, we can help them recover by taking steps on the shore to protect their nesting habitats.

'BP Dropped The Ball On Major Accident Hazards'

AP | RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI | Posted 09.23.2012 | Green

HOUSTON (AP) — BP and the drilling contractor that operated the ill-fated Deepwater Horizon were so focused on worker safety they didn't do enough t...

Obama Plans Return Trip To Louisiana Gulf Coast On Friday

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama said Thursday he was "furious" about the situation in the Gulf of Mexico and that BP hasn't moved fast enoug...