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Fort Massachusetts Draws Tourists to Mississippi

Bob Schulman | Posted 05.22.2014 | Travel
Bob Schulman

You'll need to bring more than your swimsuit and tanning oil to the white sands of Ship Island off the Mississippi coast's resort area.

Restoration Begins On Gulf Coast Oyster Beds

AP | BRIAN SKOLOFF | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

MOBILE, Ala. — Volunteers from across the country are rebuilding oyster reefs along the Gulf of Mexico's delicate shoreline, hoping to revive oy...

Oil Spill: The Ripple Effects

Vicky Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Vicky Collins

I finally got to the Gulf coast to work on a story about the oil spill for PBS NewsHour. I didn't see any oil, but what I did witness was a a boatload of fear.

Alabama Oil Spill Cleanup Mired In Red Tape

AP | JAY REEVES | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

MAGNOLIA SPRINGS, Ala. — It's hard to imagine a spot with more to lose from the Gulf oil spill than the Magnolia River. Gnarly trees shroud its ...

Gulf Disaster Shows Drilling Is Too Dangerous

Jamie Rappaport Clark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Jamie Rappaport Clark

If the catastrophe in the Gulf does not wake us up to the need to wean ourselves off oil and move towards clean, safe, renewable energy, I don't know what will.