“This is crazy”: BP not tracing source of new crude — Petroleum engineers say it’s possible oil “is moving up around the outside of the sealed well pipe”

LSU confirms oil from BP well; feds collect samples, Press-Register, September 26, 2011:

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Report: New oil leaking in Gulf “could be impossible to stop” — Vent would increase in size over time due to highly pressurised reservoir

No end in sight for oil in the Gulf of Mexico, Dahr Jamail, September … Read more >>

“Jellybeans”? Liquid oil bleeding from tarballs — “Collecting in little pools on the sand”

Fresh tarballs wash up on Gulf Coast shores after Tropical Storm Lee, Press-Register by … Read more >>

WKRG: “Not hard to find oil on the beach and in the water” in Gulf Shores — “Like a debris field of tar balls” (VIDEO)

Clean Up of TS Lee Tar Balls Begins, WKRG by Debbie Williams, September 07, … Read more >>

Report: Vessel seen sampling oil for BP near Macondo well — Could be from “natural” seeps says spokesman (PHOTO)

Coast Guard says oil sheen 16 miles northeast of BP well too dispersed to … Read more >>

Pilot finds more oil bubbling up at Macondo on consecutive days — BP denies crude is leaking, inspects relief well with ROV (PHOTO)

Pilot finds oil bubbling up at Deepwater Horizon well again; BP reports no leaks, … Read more >>

Reporter’s footage of “oil popping up all around the boat” — “Right here behind the motors they’re coming up pretty good” (VIDEO)

Oil emerges in Gulf near Deepwater Horizon well, Press-Register, August 24, 2011:

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WaPo writer “can’t imagine” Macondo well has come back … Top expert: “Looks suspicious” — There may be a pathway for oil to move up via annulus

Oil spill: Revisiting the Well From Hell, Washington Post by Joel Achenbach, August 26, … Read more >>

CONFIRMED: Oil bubbling up above Macondo well is chemical match to BP’s crude, says NOAA’s Ed Overton (PHOTOS)

Scientists: Oil fouling Gulf matches Deepwater Horizon well (photo gallery, video), Press-Register by Ben … Read more >>

Report: “Oil Rising Again from Macondo Well” — Crews worked to contain “what was becoming a massive slick at the site of the Macondo wellhead”

Oil Rising Again from Macondo Well: BP Hires Fleet of 40 Shrimp Boats to … Read more >>

Report: Is BP’s Macondo Well Site Still Leaking? Fresh Oil on the Gulf Raises Concerns

Is BP’s Macondo Well Site Still Leaking? Fresh Oil on the Gulf Raises Concerns … Read more >>

7-mile oil slick found in Gulf of Mexico — Local official believes it’s from BP disaster

Louisiana: Coast Guard Investigates Origin of Oil Slick in Gulf of Mexico, AP, June … Read more >>

Fort Walton, FL “covered in oil and dispersant” (PHOTOS)

Fort walton coverd in oil and dispersant, Pensacola Fishing Forum, May 11, 2011:

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Report: “Tar patties littered the shoreline for several miles” on island east of Apalachicola, Florida (VIDEO)

May Day Tar Patties SGI Size and Consistency 5, Apalachicola Riverkeeper OSPREY Program, 05/01/11:

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Marine Toxicologist: “Amazing amounts” of oil still coming onshore (VIDEO)

Testimonial of Dr. Susan Shaw, Louisiana Environmental Action Network, April 20, 2011:

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“Oil blobs” washing up on South Florida beaches near Miami, Ft. Lauderdale

Tar balls wash up on 2 South Florida beaches, AP, April 24, 2011 … Read more >>

Mayor: Tons of tarballs washing up on Alabama beaches

“Elected leaders… want the oil giant to to keep cleaning equipment near the beaches in case a storm dredges up oil off the floor of the Gulf of Mexico.” … Read more >>

Oil spill in Atlantic — Thousands of penguins covered by slick, hundreds already dead

Penguin rescue operation under way after south Atlantic oil spill, CNN, April 3, 2011 … Read more >>

March 21 NOAA meeting: “Shrimpers said they have pulled up nets full of oil”

Shrimpers in Biloxi also said that in places where shrimp have been plentiful, there are no shrimp now … Read more >>

Expert uses satellite imagery to estimate size of recent Grand Isle Oil Spill at over 600,000 gallons and almost 3,500 sq. km

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“Slick is exponentially larger and may cover more than 100 square mile” according to satellite imagery (VIDEO)

New Oil Slick in Coastal Louisiana, KATC, March 23, 2011 … Read more >>

Coast Guard confused about THREE different areas of “suspicious water”

Coast Guard checks out dark-stained water in Chandeleur Sound, Times Picayune, March 24, 2011 … Read more >>

“Mysterious” oil came from a “well-capping went out of control” says state official — Coast Guard and BOEMRE still not sure where it came from

“I think right now, it remains a mystery” – BOEMRE director … Read more >>

NBC reports on oil in the Gulf — Large areas of water covered, up to 100 miles long says fisherman (VIDEO)

Fresh oil hits Louisiana Coast, NBC, March 22, 2011 … Read more >>

MORE: “New swaths of what could be fresh surface oil have popped up on the other side of the Mississippi River”

“Streaky plumes over a 20-mile stretch from just east of Quarantine Bay to just west of the shoal remains of Curlew Island” … Read more >>

Official: It’s the “peanut-buttery substance workers grew accustomed to seeing at the height of the Deepwater incident”

Gulf sheen could be BP spill remnants, Daily Comet, March 22, 2011 at 6:17 pm EDT … Read more >>

Coast Guard: This is definitely crude from the Gulf

Wall Street Journal, March 22, 2011 at 5:22 pm EDT … Read more >>

Flyover witness: “Smell of petroleum was thick in the air” above giant plumes — Coast Guard says sediment from dredging

“They could smell it from the airplane and I could smell it from the boat. This wasn’t just Mississippi River mud.” … Read more >>

Coast Guard puzzled by source of 30-mile stretch of oil

Oil spill response workers under the direction of the U.S. Coast Guard and state officials were scrambling to block more of the material from coming ashore. … Read more >>

UPDATES: More oil washes up on Grand Isle, boom being laid… MORE

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