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Gulf Oil Spill Animals

Nesting Turtles Offer Clues On Oil Spill's Impact

AP | By RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI | Posted 08.01.2011 | Green

PADRE ISLAND NATIONAL SEASHORE, Texas (AP) -- Nearly hidden by brownish sand, the Kemps ridley sea turtle digging furiously with her back flippers as ...

Scientists: Funding Coming Too Late To Assess Gulf Oil Spill's Impact

AP | By CAIN BURDEAU | Posted 06.24.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS -- Scientists say it is taking far too long to dole out millions of dollars in BP funds for badly needed Gulf oil spill research, and it c...

Dead Animals Are Exhibit A In Oil Spill Investigation

AP | PHUONG LE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

NEW ORLEANS — Dead birds are wrapped in foil or paper, then sealed in plastic bags to avoid cross contamination. Dolphin tissue samples and dead...

Biologist Saving Gulf Wildlife With 'Noah's Ark'

AP | BRENT KALLESTAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

PANACEA, Fla. — On the chance that the Gulf of Mexico oil spill threatens some sea creatures with extinction, naturalist Jack Rudloe hopes his l...

PHOTOS: Baby Animals Hit The Hardest By Gulf Oil Spill

AP/Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

FORT JACKSON, La. (AP) -- The smallest victims are the biggest challenge for crews rescuing birds fouled with oil from the Gulf of Mexico spill. The...

Procter & Gamble Ships Dawn Dishwasing Liquid To Clean Gulf Animals

AP | DAN SEWELL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

CINCINNATI — Procter & Gamble Co. says it has rushed 1,000 bottles of Dawn dishwashing liquid to the Gulf of Mexico region to help clean wildlif...

Gulf Oil Spill: Cleaning Animals Largely Futile, Scientist Says

AP | JOHN FLESHER and NOAKI SCHWARTZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

FORT JACKSON, La. — Rescuers gently washing the goo from pelicans make for some of the few hopeful images from the disaster on the Gulf of Mexic...

Gulf Oil Spill: Slick-Coated Animals Struggle And Die As 'Wildlife Apocalypse' Becomes Reality

Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

ON BARATARIA BAY, La. (AP) -- The wildlife apocalypse along the Gulf Coast that everyone has feared for weeks is fast becoming a terrible reality. Pe...