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AUBURN, Ala. (AP) – A new study says oil from the Deepwater Horizon disaster is still trapped in Alabama’s beaches four years later.
The report was released recently by Auburn University researchers who’ve been studying the BP oil spill since shortly after it occurred. 89 more words
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Today, Governor Rick Scott and The National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF) announced the funding of $34.3 million for nine Florida projects that address high priority conservation needs. 459 more words
I always wanted to travel and to experience nature outside of my native state of North Carolina. So when I graduated from UNCA in 2009, my goal was to get a job outside of North Carolina, in some place new and preferably, with a lot of travel. 732 more words
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New research shows that the BP oil spill left an oily “bathtub ring” on the sea floor that’s about the size of Rhode Island.The study by UC Santa Barbara’s David Valentine, the chief scientist on the federal damage assessment research ships, estimates that about 10 million gallons of oil coagulated on the floor of the Gulf of Mexico around the damaged Deepwater Horizons oil rig.
“Oily particles were raining down around these deep sea corals …’
FRISCO — More than four years after the disastrous failure of BP’s Deepwater Horizon drilling rig sent about 5 million barrels of oil spewing into the Gulf of Mexico, a team of scientists said they’ve found a 1,250-square mile fallout zone, where some of the oil settled to the sea floor in a thin layer. 484 more words