Posts filed in Oil Drilling/ Climate Change

BP CAUTIONS GULF COAST COMMUNITIES ABOUT SCAMS

Posted Monday August 16, 2010 by Reef Relief

Company Representatives Do Not Go Door to Door or Charge for Training;...

Company Representatives Do Not Go Door to Door or Charge for Training; Public Is Urged to Contact Law Enforcement Authorities to Report Solicitations NEW ORLEANS – BP today cautioned individuals...

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Obama Administration’s Scientists Admit Alarm Over Dispersants

Posted Thursday August 05, 2010 by Reef Relief

Environmental Protection Agency experts expressed concerns to superiors about use of dispersants,...

Environmental Protection Agency experts expressed concerns to superiors about use of dispersants, says whistleblower group Read the article published by the Guardian/UK on August, 4, 2010...

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Study indicates that oil from the massive spill in the Gulf of Mexico might soon extend along thousands of miles of the Atlantic coast and open ocean as early as this summer

Posted Wednesday August 04, 2010 by Reef Relief

See the computer model results and read the article from the University...

See the computer model results and read the article from the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research...

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Director Bromwich to Host Public Meetings Nationwide to Discuss Deepwater Drilling Safety, Containment and Spill Response

Posted Wednesday August 04, 2010 by Reef Relief

Meetings are currently being scheduled to occur in August in the following...

Meetings are currently being scheduled to occur in August in the following cities: New Orleans, LA, Lafayette, LA, Mobile, AL, Pensacola, FL, Santa Barbara, CA, and Anchorage, AK. Meetings will...

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THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT RESPONSE: DISPERSANT USE IN BP OIL SPILL

Posted Wednesday August 04, 2010 by Reef Relief

EPA factsheet on Dispersants...

EPA factsheet on Dispersants...

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Department of the Interior’s Update on the Response to the Deepwater BP Oil Spill

Posted Wednesday August 04, 2010 by Reef Relief

Update: The Ongoing Administration-Wide Response to the Deepwater BP Oil Spill...

Update: The Ongoing Administration-Wide Response to the Deepwater BP Oil Spill...

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Deepwater Drill Ban May Be Lifted Early

Posted Wednesday August 04, 2010 by Reef Relief

Read the Associated Press article Read the Department of the Interior memo...

Read the Associated Press article Read the Department of the Interior memo on the ban...

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The Gulf Disaster & the Florida Keys: What Are the Environmental Impacts and How to Help

Posted Thursday July 29, 2010 by Reef Relief

Are you interested in learning what the impact of the Gulf oil...

Are you interested in learning what the impact of the Gulf oil disaster will be on the Florida Keys’ habitats and wildlife? And how you can help? Please join us...

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NRDC Ocean Facts Sheets on Gulf Oil Spill and Florida Keys Now Available in Spanish

Posted Monday July 26, 2010 by Reef Relief

The following two fact sheets prepared by the Natural Resources Defense Council...

The following two fact sheets prepared by the Natural Resources Defense Council on the Florida keys are now available in both english and spanish to better understand the “Do’s and...

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Gov’t hopes new drilling moratorium can survive

Posted Thursday July 22, 2010 by Reef Relief

Read The Associated Press, July 13, 2010 article...

Read The Associated Press, July 13, 2010 article...

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Enviro group sues for Salazar leasing docs

Posted Thursday July 22, 2010 by Reef Relief

E & E News, July 12, 2010 Enviro group sues for Salazar...

E & E News, July 12, 2010 Enviro group sues for Salazar leasing docs By Noelle Straub The Center for Biological Diversity today sued the Interior Department for failing to...

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Obama Signs The Exe. Order – Stewardship of the Ocean, Our Coasts, and the Great Lakes

Posted Thursday July 22, 2010 by Reef Relief

 “The new White House initiative will take a comprehensive approach to all...

 “The new White House initiative will take a comprehensive approach to all the different uses of our public seas. Using our best observing tools and a national Ocean Council working...

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BP Stops Oil Spill in Test of New Containment Cap

Posted Wednesday July 21, 2010 by Reef Relief

Read the story from the Environmental News Service...

Read the story from the Environmental News Service...

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Coral Reefs and Oil Spills

Posted Friday July 16, 2010 by Reef Relief

NOAA’s Coral Reef Conservation Program Factsheet on Coral Reefs and Oil Spills...

NOAA’s Coral Reef Conservation Program Factsheet on Coral Reefs and Oil Spills...

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Sea Turtle Encounters for Fishermen and Boaters

Posted Thursday July 15, 2010 by Reef Relief

Information about sea turtle encounters for fishermen and boaters who see entangled...

Information about sea turtle encounters for fishermen and boaters who see entangled or unconscious sea turtles...

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Animal Autopsies in Gulf Yield a Mystery

Posted Thursday July 15, 2010 by Reef Relief

See the New York Times article Learn more about the effects of...

See the New York Times article Learn more about the effects of the oil spill on animals (New York Times coverage)...

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Recovery effort falls vastly short of BP’s promises

Posted Friday July 09, 2010 by Reef Relief

July 6, 2010, Washington Post article...

July 6, 2010, Washington Post article...

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Chamber of Commerce, Experts and BP Forum

Posted Friday July 09, 2010 by Reef Relief

This is the link to WTVK 31 station line up and the...

This is the link to WTVK 31 station line up and the Chamber of Commerce, Experts and BP Forum at the Doubletree on July 1, 2010. The Forum is edited...

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Consolidated Fish and Wildlife Collection Report

Posted Friday July 02, 2010 by Reef Relief

Consolidated Fish and Wildlife Collection Updated Reports...

Consolidated Fish and Wildlife Collection Updated Reports...

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U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Daily Status Maps of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

Posted Friday July 02, 2010 by Reef Relief

Click to reach the USFWS’s daily maps of the Deepwater Horizon Oil...

Click to reach the USFWS’s daily maps of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill...

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