Posts Tagged: oil spill

Polar Bears © Norbert Rosing/ National Geographic Stock

Being Proactive for Polar Bears »

Polar bears are big – so how would trained responders go about getting them clean and healthy if an oil spill were to happen in the Arctic? We’re working with a local zoo to create tools to do just that.

Deepwater Horizon Fire

Feeling the Impacts of the 2010 Gulf Oil Spill »

Three years after the Deepwater Horizon disaster that coated the Gulf in millions of gallons of oil, ecosystems on land and at sea are still feeling the effects. Now, with new funds available for restoration, the question becomes: where to start?