There are still dramatically high numbers of dolphin strandings and lately dolphin mutilations.
At the final Gulf Coast Symposium
NBC 15 reports Relief Well Drilling on the ‘Well from Hell’ to be halted until storms pass: Retired Coast Guard Adm. Thad Allen says the suspension could delay completion of the relief well by two or three days. Crews will pop in a temporary plug to keep what they’ve drilled so far safe, but they [...]
TROPICAL DEPRESSION BONNIE WEAKENS, WARNINGS END, SHIPS RETURN TO OIL SPILL SITE …BONNIE HANGING IN THERE WITH 30 MPH WINDS…TROPICAL STORM WARNINGS DISCONTINUED… SUMMARY OF 1000 AM CDT…1500 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————– LOCATION…28.0N 86.7W ABOUT 165 MI…265 KM ESE OF THE MOUTH OF THE MISSISSIPPI RIVER ABOUT 155 MI…250 KM SW OF APALACHICOLA FLORIDA MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…30 [...]
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US Department of Laborâ€™s OSHA assistant secretary concerned some oil spill workers not receiving proper training WASHINGTON â€“ ÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂÂU.S. Assistant Secretary of Labor for Occupational Safety and Health Dr. David Michaels today issued the following statement
Airship to assist in Gulf oil spill response NEW ORLEANS â€“ The Navyâ€™s “MZ-3A Airship” is currently en route to the Gulf Coast to be used in the Deepwater Horizon response, the largest oil spill response in history. The airship is more economical to operate and can stay aloft for longer periods of time than [...]
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Weeks Bay Closed – Baldwin County Al. source: WKRG 5 “BALDWIN COUNTY, AL – Friday morning officials closed Weeks Bay where it flows in and out of Mobile Bay. That’s according to Magnolia River Volunteer Fire Chief James Hinton. The exact reason has not been released.”
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 this weekend. Advisories still in effect for Baldwin county beaches too.
well now I don’t feel so bad about coffee clumsyness! youtube “>bp coffeespill
Michael Franti FTW!!! Michael sends greetings from Jamaica where he’s recording a sunshiney new album. We’ll play the new tune this afternoon. Then definitely see Michael play at Hangout this weekend, he is awesome! Plus all profits go to cleaning our beaches and waters! Thanks so much Michael! You Rock my Friend.
ERIN BROCKOVICH, KATHLEEN “KICK” KENNEDY AND ALLISON CHIN JOIN WITH NATIONAL ENVIRONMENTAL ACTIVISTS AT THE HANGOUT PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND TO PERFORM AT HANGOUT AND PARTICIPATE IN FUSE TV “CONCERTS FOR THE COAST” GULF OIL SPILL DOCUMENTARY (Gulf Shores, Ala.) â€“ The Hangout Beach Music and Arts Festival has officially announced that environmental activists Erin [...]
This weekened’s three day music event, Hangout Beach Music and Arts Festival, Gulf Shores Alabama, to donate all profits to clean up and conservation of the Gulf and Beaches. At Festival, after shows and more. 100% profits to Mobile Baykeeper.
Apparentl y inspired by headlines, Thom Yorke gets to the keyboard straight away… wonder if a song will come soon?
Tourism IndustryÂ — Gulf Shores Town Hall Meeting with Government Officials, BP regarding potential claims Wed, May 5, 10:00 am, Eric Myers Civic Center. 1-800-440-0858 to register
Media Advisory: Unified Incident Command, Mobile, Ala. to hold press briefing
In addition to BP/Federal Government volunteer opportunities, individual states are also mobilizing volunteers. Alabama Alabama Coastal Foundation:Â www.joinacf.orgÂ – 251-990-6002 – Info@joinacf.org
Mobile Bay National Estuary Program is collecting contact information on anyone that may be interested in helping mitigate the impacts of the oil spill. They are not sure how or when volunteer assistance will be needed, but if you are interested, please contact them by phone (251)431-6409 or by e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org –
PRESS RELEASE Joint Information Center – Mobile Area April 30, 2010 Coastal protection and booming operations under the direction of Mobile Unified Command are being actively deployed as rapidly as possible across
NEW YORK – (Business Wire) Weitz & Luxenberg P.C. (www.weitzlux.com), together with a consortium of law firms, has filed a lawsuit in response to British Petroleum's oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico last week, which is of such magnitude it could