Coastal Care

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Tag: Oil Pollution

Gulf oil spill: Setback for untested containment dome

Gulf oil spill: Setback for untested containment dome

BP officials said Saturday afternoon that they have encountered a setback in deploying a 100-ton containment dome over the massive Gulf of Mexico oil leak.

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Gulf Coast Flight / PSDS Coverage

Gulf Coast Flight / PSDS Coverage

275 images have been uploaded along with a Google Earth file showing the location of each image along with a GPS log of our flight.

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Gulf Oil Spill / PSDS Coverage

Gulf Oil Spill / PSDS Coverage

Preliminary imagery from The Program for the Study of Developed Shorelines flight along the Gulf Coast today showing preparations for the oil spill in the Gulf.

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Governor Ends Support For California Oil Drilling

Governor Ends Support For California Oil Drilling

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger on Monday withdrew his support of a plan to expand oil drilling off the California coast.

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State of emergency is declared as US oil slick nears the coast

State of emergency is declared as US oil slick nears the coast

The massive oil spill pouring from a ruptured rig in the Gulf of Mexico has reached the coast of Louisiana, threatening an environmental catastrophe in the region.

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Oil spill: Gulf of Mexico burn is last-ditch effort to stop landfall

Oil spill: Gulf of Mexico burn is last-ditch effort to stop landfall

The decision by the Coast Guard to set fire to parts of the Jamaica-sized Gulf of Mexico oil spill spreading toward the Gulf Coast is a sign of mounting desperation.

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Oil spills on the worlds beaches and in the worlds oceans

Oil spills on the worlds beaches and in the worlds oceans

Beaches and river shorelines all over the world are at risk from oil spills.

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Gravel beaches trapping oil from 1989 Exxon spill

Gravel beaches trapping oil from 1989 Exxon spill

An engineering professor has figured out why oil remains trapped along miles of gravel beaches more than 20 years after the Exxon Valdez tanker disaster in Prince William Sound.

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Sand Wars – United Nations-GEA

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