by Emily Atkin Posted on March 24, 2014 Updated: March 24, 2014
A look back at some of the most powerful images from the Exxon Valdez oil spill and the events that followed.
by Kiley Kroh Posted on March 23, 2014
"This is an extremely serious spill ... It is a persistent oil."
by Katie Valentine Posted on March 11, 2014
Tar sands has been leaking at the Alberta site for about 10 months now.
by Katie Valentine Posted on March 4, 2014
BP has been trying in court to limit its payments to Gulf businesses and individuals.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 24, 2014 Updated: February 25, 2014
The spill occurred after a barge carrying oil crashed into a tugboat.
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 17, 2014 Updated: February 18, 2014
"This is a large one and also a health and human risk, it's a big one," said Lynn Helms, the head of the North Dakota's Department of Mineral Resources.
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 14, 2014
Not the best heart-related Valentine's Day news.
by Emily Atkin Posted on February 5, 2014
“It’s like it spray-painted oil,” MPCA spokesperson Cathy Rofshus said.
by Joanna M. Foster Posted on February 3, 2014
Nationwide vigils planned in nearly every state are expected to draw around 10,000 people in protest of the Keystone XL pipeline.
by Emily Atkin Posted on January 27, 2014 Updated: January 27, 2014
Statoil confirmed that harsh conditions and high waves were preventing emergency response teams from adequately observing the area immediately following the spill, and that it would inspect the area from the air.