Coalition Unveils Recommendations for Continued Recovery 10 Years After Gulf Oil Spill

Coalition Unveils Recommendations for Continued Recovery 10 Years After Gulf Oil Spill

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As the 10th anniversary of the Gulf oil spill approaches on April 20, Restore the Mississippi River Delta released a report today with nine recommended strategies for advancing critical ecosystem restoration in the delta, maximizing the investment opportunities of the oil spill settlement and engaging local communities for a more resilient future.

The recommendations, titled “A Decade After Disaster,” were compiled by conservation policy and science experts…

Read Full Article, EDF (03-11-2020)

The toxic reach of Deepwater Horizon’s oil spill was much larger — and deadlier — than previous estimates; The Washington Post (02-12-2020)
The spread of oil from the Deepwater Horizon disaster in the Gulf of Mexico was far worse than previously believed, new research has found…

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