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 >>

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 >>

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

Daily Comet, WSJ, John Wathen's blog, The Examiner ... Read more >>

Coast Guard source says there's been another oil spill in Gulf: Dauphin Island Mayor (VIDEO)

"I received notification last night via email that there had been another leak or spill in the Gulf of Mexico," Dauphin Island Mayor Jeff Collier said Sunday ... Read more >>

Oil confirmed by local official — 5-mile stretch seen offshore; Oil already reached Grand Isle, Port Fouchon

Originally, the substance was thought to be silt or dredging material, but later reports confirmed it is oil. ... Read more >>

Photos of "100-mile long oil slick spotted off Louisiana coast" -- "Slick is rapidly expanding"

Schumaker observed the slick roughly 25 miles from where BP’s Macondo well spewed more than 200 million gallons of crude into the Gulf last year. ... Read more >>

Video of Gulf oil rig fire near site of Deepwater Horizon blowout (VIDEO)

Gulf Oil Rig Fire 03.06.2012 Raw Video, Press Register, March 6, 2011:

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Two people rescued after oil rig fire near site of BP Blowout — Flight space restricted

Oil Platform Fire In The Gulf of Mexico, CBS News, March 06, 2011:

Two people rescued ... Read more >>

“Massive submerged oil tarmats” remain in Gulf waters admits Coast Guard — “More toxic than tarballs” (VIDEO)

Coast Guard Oil Cleanup Report, WEAR, February 13, 2011:

[T]he Coast Guard is saying that a ... Read more >>