Oil Spill

If you spot tarballs or oily material on the beaches, please call National Response Center at 1-800-424-8802.

Jun 282010
 
Beach Update Gulf Shores

source:  thebeachfacts.com Gulf Oil Spill Update, Monday, June 28, 2010, 11:30 a.m. Like everyone along the Gulf Coast, the CVB is monitoring the clean-up of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill [...]

Jun 252010
 
National Hurricane Center - Tropical Depression One

First tropical depression of the season formed. LOCATION…16.5N 83.5W
ABOUT 355 MI…570 KM SE OF COZUMEL MEXICO. NHC forecast it to become Tropical Storm tonight or tomorrow, making landfall in Yucatan sometime Saturday evening.

Jun 242010
 

Mobile Register reports Alabama Dept. of Public Health issued Swimming advisory for Dauphin Island, starting at 6pm tonight due to projected impact of oil on the island and Mississippi Sound [...]

Jun 212010
 

Report oiled shoreline or request volunteer information: (866) 448-5816 Submit alternative response technology, services or products: (281) 366-5511 Submit your vessel for the Vessel of Opportunity Program: (866) 279-7983 or [...]

Jun 172010
 
Green Day encourages fans to help Gulf Residents

Text GULFSOS to 25383 to give $5 to NRDC’s Gulf Coast Recovery Fund

NRDC has set up a special Gulf Coast Recovery Fund that provides an easy way for you to give to local organizations working on the frontlines to help people, wildlife and fragile ecosystems recover from the Gulf oil spill, the worst