U.S. Fish and Wildlife: Estimates of oiled debris, from the April 20 BP/Deepwater Horizon oil spill, removed from sensitive lands are reliable dating to Aug. 16, and since that date the following amounts of oiled debris have been removed from sensitive lands: Florida: 491,292 pounds Alabama: 172,185 pounds Mississippi: 585,479 pounds I don’t know why […]
The oil well at the center of the BP-Deepwater Horizon oil spill was finally and hopefully permanently capped off yesterday. To my surprise, the US Fish & Wildlife Service already has removed its oil spill response section off its home page. I say I am surprised because even though the well is capped, there is […]
US Fish and Wildlife officials on Saturday released two blue herons and other birds after rehabilitation from oil spill-related contamination. What a great job they are doing — they deserve kudos for their work.