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 >>

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 >>

Oil sheen 20 miles north of Macondo

The Times-Picayune, March 19, 2011, 1:46 pm EDT … Read more >>

Oil sheen reported in Galveston Bay, TX — “Made some residents feel ill”

Coast Guard reports oily sheen, Galveston Daily News, February 18, 2011:

The U.S. Coast …

ROV deployed to Gulf platform where hydrocarbon sheen was reported — Relief well being planned

Apache probes sheen near platform, Oil and Gas Journal, January 18, 2011:

A hydrocarbon …

Mississippi: Billions of baby clam and oyster shells, dead jellyfish & the “smell of acid” — Rainbow sheen covering beach (VIDEOS)

Blood Beach 8 months later, LorrieofOceanspring, January 5, 2011:

[B]illons of baby clam and …

Rainbow foam washing up in Alabama — “Thick, brown sludge” along top of sand (VIDEO)

Will Our Beaches Never Be The Same, hccreekkeeper, December 15, 2010:

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“Speechless”: Oil sheen now “a lot worse” — “All these spots are just completely loaded” on MS beach (VIDEO)

Blood Beach has not went any where, By Lorrie Williams at Gulf Park Estates … Read more >>

Mile-long sheen leaks from exploded oil platform in Gulf — Producing 1,400 barrels a day in August (VIDEO)

Anne Thompson and Thomas Roberts, MSNBC, September 2, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. EDT:

Rush …

Oil sheen just offshore Tampa Bay area; “Up to a mile long” (PHOTO)

Coast guard finds fuel sheen off coast of Clearwater, St. Petersburg Times, July 1, … Read more >>