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Texas payout announced for BP oil spill damage claim – Marcellus.com (press release)


Marcellus.com (press release)

Texas payout announced for BP oil spill damage claim
Marcellus.com (press release)
Officials with two centers in Texas that are conducting research on the Gulf Coast region in the wake of the oil spill said the settlement money would help with their work. Over $688 million is expected to be used for restoration projects, Attorney

Posted on 6 July 2015 | 7:47 pm

Highway 101 lane closure planned for Refugio oil spill clean-up – KSBY San Luis Obispo News


Highway 101 lane closure planned for Refugio oil spill clean-up
KSBY San Luis Obispo News
One southbound lane of Highway 101 will be closed starting Monday because of the ongoing Refugio oil spill efforts. The location of the closure is just west of Refugio State Beach in Goleta. It will take place between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 6:00 p
NASA uses AVIRIS-NG instrument to map California Oil Pipeline Spill Beach TarClarksville Online

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Posted on 6 July 2015 | 6:56 pm

BP oil spill settlement: Alabama coast got shortchanged, Byrne says – AL.com


AL.com

BP oil spill settlement: Alabama coast got shortchanged, Byrne says
AL.com
U.S. Rep. Bradley Byrne, R-Fairhope, ripped into state lawmakers on Monday for not earmarking more money to his district from the multi-billion-dollar settlement Alabama and other Gulf states agreed to with BP for the 2010 oil spill. Federal

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Posted on 6 July 2015 | 6:23 pm

How BP’s $18.7-Billion Oil-Spill Settlement Could Help the Gulf of Mexico – Scientific American


Scientific American

How BP's $18.7-Billion Oil-Spill Settlement Could Help the Gulf of Mexico
Scientific American
Oil company BP agreed on 2 July to pay US$18.7 billion to settle civil lawsuits over the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. An estimated 3.19 million barrels of oil poured into the Gulf during the months-long crisis, the largest
Chat with law experts at noon Tuesday about BP oil spill settlementNOLA.com
The Maddening Silver Lining to BP's $18.7 Billion Oil Spill PenaltyPacific Standard
BP to Pay $18.7bn for Deepwater Horizon Oil SpillEnvironmental Leader
ClaimsJournal.com -Bidness ETC -Democracy Now!
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Posted on 6 July 2015 | 4:37 pm

Sensa Salon in Seattle Re-Purposes Hair Clippings for Oil Spill Cleanup – NBCNews.com


NBCNews.com

Sensa Salon in Seattle Re-Purposes Hair Clippings for Oil Spill Cleanup
NBCNews.com
A salon in Washington state doesn't simply specialize in cutting hair. It's also dedicated to cutting waste. At Sensa Salon in Seattle, hair clippings that would usually get swept up and thrown out are being re-purposed to be used in "hair booms
Can Your Haircut Help With Oil Spill Cleanup?AllMediaNY

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Posted on 6 July 2015 | 4:20 pm

Port Henderson Road closed to vehicular traffic due to oil spill – ODPEM – Jamaica Observer


Jamaica Observer

Port Henderson Road closed to vehicular traffic due to oil spill – ODPEM
Jamaica Observer
ST CATHERINE, Jamaica – The Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) advised a short while ago that vehicular traffic will not be permitted on the Port Henderson Road in Portmore, St Catherine during the morning period.
PHOTOS: JUTC oil tanker overturns on Port Henderson RoadJamaica Gleaner (subscription)

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Posted on 6 July 2015 | 4:03 pm

St. Tammany Parish Council to discuss BP oil spill case Monday night – NOLA.com


NOLA.com

St. Tammany Parish Council to discuss BP oil spill case Monday night
NOLA.com
TED JACKSON / THE TIMES-PICAYUNE In an unoiled area, LSU entomologist Linda Hooper-Bui finds a colony of acrobat ants and a brood of young inside hollow reeds in a study on the effects of the BP oil spill on insects in Bay Jimmy, Friday, April 13, 2011 …

Posted on 6 July 2015 | 3:13 pm

Manawatu Gorge closed after oil spill causes crash – TVNZ


Manawatu Gorge closed after oil spill causes crash
TVNZ
Manawatu Gorge closed after oil spill causes crash. 2 minutes ago. share. One News. Source: The Manawatu Gorge road was temporarily closed after an oil spill from a truck caused a vehicle crash on the Ashurst side of the pass. A New Zealand police …
Oil spill causes crash on Manawatu Gorge roadNew Zealand Herald
Manawatu Gorge closes after crashManawatu Standard

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Posted on 6 July 2015 | 9:45 am

Canada not prepared to deal with Arctic or deep water oil spill – Globalnews.ca


Globalnews.ca

Canada not prepared to deal with Arctic or deep water oil spill
Globalnews.ca
JOHN'S, N.L. – An internal report warns the federal government isn't fully prepared to respond in the event of an oil spill in the Arctic or in deep water offshore. The document “An Emergency Response Biomonitoring Plan for Accidental Spills” dated May

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Posted on 5 July 2015 | 11:10 pm

Big Oil Spill Tax Write-off Shows BP Does Not Stand For ‘Big Penalty’ – Forbes


Forbes

Big Oil Spill Tax Write-off Shows BP Does Not Stand For 'Big Penalty'
Forbes
BP's $18.7 billion out-of-court settlement resolves charges related to the Gulf Oil spill. It is big, even historic, but is it tax deductible? Mostly yes, and that has some people angry. Some deals expressly say what portion of a settlement is tax
Putting a price on oil spill damageCharleston Post Courier
Governors, DOJ cheer $18 billion BP oil spill settlementCNN
BP 2010 Oil Spill Settlement: A Timeline of LitigationNBCNews.com
USA TODAY -BBC News
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Posted on 3 July 2015 | 4:53 pm