US Naval Airship/Blimp Coming to Gulf to Assist. Set to land in Gulf Shores some time in the next few days.--More---
If you spot tarballs or oily material on the beaches, please call National Response Center at 1-800-424-8802.
noaa expanded closed fishing area in federal waters, eastward to Cape San Blas, Florida--More---
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.
Text GULFSOS to 25383 to give $5 to NRDCâ€™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--More---
Tarballs washed up with high tide yesterday at Bon Secour National Refuge, about 3pm. Cleanup crews arrived early evening and will return today. From quarter size to matts of 2 ft.--More---