by Katie Valentine Posted on May 20, 2015
In a new study, researchers find that dolphins in the Gulf of Mexico region had major lung and adrenal lesions after the BP oil spill.
by Katie Valentine & Emily Atkin Posted on April 20, 2015
"There is no way to know with precision how much oil discharged into the Gulf of Mexico."
by Josh Israel Posted on April 19, 2015
"You see tar balls that are washing up. And what it points to is the fact that oil is still in the system and, just because we can't always see it everywhere we go, it's still out there."
by Katie Valentine Posted on April 14, 2015
The rules target blowout preventers and other pieces of drilling equipment that are key to well safety.
by Emily Atkin Posted on March 30, 2015
The common loon, blue crab, red snapper, and sperm whale are among the animals named in the NWF's report.
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 13, 2015
BP has vehemently denied that the oil spill was the direct cause of any adverse impacts to dolphin health.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 30, 2015
Now that the oil is buried in the sediment of the Gulf's floor, it's part of the food chain, and could impact the health of fish and other marine life.
by Katie Valentine Posted on January 16, 2015
by Katie Valentine Posted on November 17, 2014
BP claims that the $18 billion it could owe in Clean Water Act fines is too much.
by Katie Valentine Posted on September 4, 2014
"BP’s conduct was 'reckless' under general maritime law and a substantial cause of the blowout, explosion, and oil spill," the judge ruled.