10% of dead dolphins found along Gulf coast during 2011 were “coated in oil”

Dead dolphins, turtles still washing ashore along gulf coast, St. Petersburg Times by Craig Pittman, April 8, 2011 ... Read more >>

MSNBC: "From oil plumes to dead zones in the Gulf" (VIDEO)

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"Gag order" issued in dolphin death investigation -- "It throws accountability right out the window" says biologist

Government tightens lid on dolphin death probe, Reuters, March 25, 2011 at 12:16 pm EDT ... Read more >>

Gulf of Mexico nuclear plant has “crack” in reactor’s containment building

Ocala Star, March 17, 2011 ...

Researcher: Recent harmful algae blooms in Gulf are “rare” during February — Could be a sign of “far larger and nastier bloom this summer”

... "Algae that appeared to feed on the bacteria that had gobbled up the oil" ... Read more >>

BP-owned company gets first deepwater drilling permit since disaster — Largest shareholder by far

BP owns 46.5 percent of Noble Energy... Noble owns 23 percent ... Read more >>

Medical Doctor: Disaster in Gulf is a “SIGNIFICANT HEALTH THREAT” for visitors this summer (VIDEO)

"Very concerning issue"... "The Government isn't doing anything about it" ... Read more >>

Toxicologist: Toluene and PAHs are known to cause spontaneous abortions — Oil disaster effects “may be hitting more quickly than anybody imagined”

Dead Infant Dolphins: Veteran Toxicologist Ties Oil Toxins to “Spontaneous Abortions” in Mammals, Stuart H. ... Read more >>

18th dead baby dolphin washes ashore in Northern Gulf of Mexico (VIDEO)


Fourth baby dolphin found dead on Horn Island (Updated 11:10 a.m.), Sun Herald, February 22, ... Read more >>

NOAA’s document-shredding chief assigned to Gulf of Mexico

Shredding report shows NOAA chief as obstructionist, Gloucester Times, February 21, 2011:

The remnants of [NOAA ...

Earthquake in Gulf — 3.5 on richter scale detected near Florida/Alabama border at 5:15 pm (VIDEO)

Region: WESTERN FLORIDA ...

MD: Cancer to “SURGE” over next few years in area impacted by oil disaster (VIDEO)

Why are so many people in the Gulf region getting sick?, Your Call with Rose ... Read more >>

"Never seen anything like it": No signs of injury on 100s of dead birds just 25 miles from Gulf -- Found in two locations (VIDEO)

Hundreds of dead birds discovered in Lake Charles, KPLC, February 10, 2011:

The Louisiana Department of ...

Conan O’Brien vs. Gulf Seafood (VIDEO)

Conan O'Brien vs. Gulf Seafood, TBS.com,  February ... Read more >>

Shock: World’s deadliest shark found 140 miles inland from Gulf — “I didn’t know what the heck was going on any more” says official

Heart of Louisiana: Atchafalaya Basin's Killer Catch, FOX 8 New Orleans, February 7, 2011:

[R]ecently, a ...

Marine biologist: Military spraying chemtrails over Gulf "to promote bacterial growth"

The State of the Gulf: Q&A with Ed Cake, Ph.D, PDX 2 Gulf Coast, December ... Read more >>

Cousteau granddaughter: Gulf’s marine ecology has been destroyed — “Generations of people who relied upon those waters no longer have a way to make a living”

The spill is “an intergenerational issue that we’ve stopped talking about six months after the fact,” Cousteau lamented. ... Read more >>

“Unprecedented” number of dead pelicans in North Carolina blamed on GULF fishermen “since the BP oil spill”

Dead pelicans washing ashore were killed by humans, The Seahawk, January 13, 2011:

An unprecedented number ...

Center now training Asian fishermen for second jobs in case waters are “permanently closed”

"With the oil spill we don't know," [Tuan Dang, a case manager at the Asian Americans for Change center in Ocean Springs, MS] said. "The center offers the opportunity of a second job just in case the water is permanently closed." ... Read more >>

New "leak" on platform in Gulf -- "Mile-long sheen"

Leak Shuts Exxon Mobil Platform in Gulf of Mexico, WKRG, January 3, 2010:

An Exxon Mobil ...

Times Picayune: "Many" Gulf residents are "experiencing serious physical" problems

Gulf residents, businesses say they're still suffering from BP oil spill effects, Times-Picayune, December 22, ... Read more >>

Paper: Current situation with Gulf seafood safety is "intolerable"

Settle seafood question now, The Advertiser (Lafayette, LA), December 21, 2010:

The current situation, in which ...

Cigar-like burn develops on child's face after splashed with water from Gulf (VIDEO)


"Darla and Todd won't allow their grandkids to swim in the water, especially after their six-year-old got splashed with water while riding on their boat and developed a painful red burn-like mark on his face." ... Read more >>

"Oil rig explodes" in Gulf

Oil rig explodes burning three workers, Herald Sun, December 1, 2010:

An oil rig exploded overnight ...

All 40 scientists agree at meeting: "Fish in the Gulf of Mexico will continue to get sick, die or fail to reproduce as a result" of oil -- What about the people?

"Vast amounts of larvae from crabs, fish and shrimp also perished." ... Read more >>

Scientists worry about "a cascade of events that will lead to the collapse of entire Gulf species" -- May have pushed a variety of sharks "to their tipping point"

Marine life may suffer long after public forgets oil spill, Tampa Tribune,  November 9, 2010:

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Feds say Tropical Storm Richard to enter Gulf next week (TRACK MAP)

Tropical Storm RICHARD, October 23, 2010 at 8:00 ... Read more >>

Toxicologist: 4 to 5 MILLION people on Gulf Coast exposed to dangerous levels of oil -- Going to have incredible health effects (VIDEO)

Riki Ott on the Gulf: "These people have oil in their bodies", roseaguilar3, October 21, ... Read more >>

"Potential ecosystem collapse caused by toxic dispersant use" -- "Horrific mistake" says LSA board member

How Toxic are Oil Dispersants? Groups Press EPA to Find Out Before Next Spill, Earth ... Read more >>

“Significant upswing in cancer” for Gulf expected — MAY EXTEND BEYOND REGION

Curbside Consult, Gulf Oil Spill Health Hazards, Dr. Michael Harbut, Professor of Medicine, Wayne State ... Read more >>