July 29th, 2014

Editorial: Reject oil spill myths – Pensacola News Journal

Editorial: Reject oil spill myths
Pensacola News Journal
And so it goes, the aftermath science of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill continues to reveal how the disaster is still here on our shores. In a story Sunday, PNJ environmental reporter Kim Blair revealed how toxic traces of dispersant chemicals that

July 29th, 2014

Maritime Union of Australia threatens Chevron Gorgon project – WA today


WA today
Maritime Union of Australia threatens Chevron Gorgon project
WA today
The Maritime Union of Australia has accused the operator of a key Pilbara supply base of failing to take pay negotiations seriously, triggering a 10-day strike that it says will impact Chevron's $US54 billion Gorgon project. Mermaid Marine Australia

July 29th, 2014

WWF Study Shows Oil Spill Impacts for Alaska in New Ways – KTUU.com


Anchorage Daily News
WWF Study Shows Oil Spill Impacts for Alaska in New Ways
KTUU.com
With leases pending in the Beaufort Sea three years from now, the World Wildlife Fund is voicing its opposition. The organization says drilling in the Arctic is too risky and computer models show just how much so. A hypothetical oil spill in the
Report finds Beaufort Sea oil spill response inadequateKtoo
WWF maps future Arctic oil spill disastersWired.co.uk
Study envisions possible fallout from a Canadian Beaufort oil spillAnchorage Daily News
Huffington Post Canada
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July 29th, 2014

Submission for oil spill restoration projects begins – Pensacola News Journal


Science Codex
Submission for oil spill restoration projects begins
Pensacola News Journal
Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council, which has oversight of 60 percent of the RESTORE Act dollars, announced it has finalized a long-awaited plan that outlines the nuts and bolts of how projects seeking funding from BP oil spill fine dollars can
Coral Damage Goes Deeper in Gulf Oil Spill ZoneNBCNews.com
Impact of Deepwater Horizon oil spill on coral is deeper and broader than Science Codex
Restoration Council approves RESTORE process for oil spill fundsThe News Herald
Penn State News -Juniata College -Houston Business Journal
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July 29th, 2014

Oil spill in Penal – Trinidad & Tobago Express

Oil spill in Penal
Trinidad & Tobago Express
Several residents of Digity Trace, Penal, were evacuated from their homes early yesterday morning following another oil spill from a Petrotrin well. The thick oil and gas pitched high into the air, covering rooftops. Residents said the spill lasted at