07/07/2010 05:12 am ET Updated May 25, 2011

Oil Spill Maps, Graphics (PHOTOS): Tracking The Spill

Since the Gulf oil spill began on April 20, oil spill maps from organizations like the U.S. Coast Guard and the American Bird Conservancy have been tracking the spill and its widespread impacts.

From the movement of the oil day-by-day to the areas closed to fishing, here's a collection of maps and graphics that make is easier to visualize what exactly is going on.

You can also track the oil spill on Google Earth here and get a comprehensive look at oil spills in the U.S. since 1957 here.

Oil Spill Maps And Charts