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Deepwater Horizon spill threatens endangered marine life

27 May, 2016
"A lot of us suspect that we may be dealing with this for decades." —James H. Cowan Jr., Biological Oceanographer, Louisiana State University
 
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Bacteria help to clean up Deepwater Horizon spill

27 May, 2016
‘Water samples from the Gulf of Mexico are showing signs that marine bacteria are already pitching in to help with clean-up efforts.’
 
 
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Oil rig inspectors took company gifts, watchdog group finds

25 May, 2016
‘Federal inspectors overseeing oil drilling in the Gulf of Mexico accepted meals and tickets to sporting events from companies they monitored.’
 
 
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Anger builds as Deepwater Horizon oil ooze coats fragile wetlands

20 May, 2016
‘Anger grew along the Gulf Coast as an ooze of oil washed into delicate coastal wetlands in Louisiana, with many wondering how to clean up the monthlong mess.’
 
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Evidence of oil spill’s ecological impact emerges as Obama sends in senior officials

20 May, 2016
‘At least 22.7 million litres of crude have spewed into the Gulf of Mexico since, though a growing number of scientists have said they believe it's more.’
 

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