Five years ago today, an explosion on BP’s Deepwater Horizon oil rig initiated one of the worst environmental disasters of our time. But today lawmakers have doubled down on pushing their dirty energy agenda.
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Four years after the Deepwater Horizon drilling rig spilled millions of gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, we’re beginning to see the full scope of how this ecological disaster is impacting our wildlife on land, air and sea.
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.
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?
No Way to Ring in the New Year: Grounded Ship Reminds us of the Danger of Drilling in the Arctic Ocean »
Shell narrowly avoided a New Year’s Eve oil spill when the Kulluk drilling ship ran aground on Monday. What will it take to convince them that the danger to Arctic wildlife, people and the environment just isn’t worth the oil?