Environmentalists Wary About Harm To Birds From Texas Oil Spill | Latest News RSS feed

Environmentalists Wary About Harm To Birds From Texas Oil Spill - Latest News


Environmentalists wary about harm to birds from Texas oil spill

Less than a week after an oil spill in the Houston Ship Channel, environmentalists say there has been limited damage to nearby bird sanctuaries, but it is to soon to know whether there will be long-te... read more

Oil Spill From Ship-Barge Crash Closes Houston Ship Channel

HOUSTON, Texas, March 23, 2104 (ENS) – A major oil spill Saturday has closed the Houston Ship Channel, preventing over 60 vessels ... has been deployed in containment efforts and to mitigate environme... read more

Report details lingering environmental damage from BP oil spill

In addition, the chemical dispersant used to break up oil in the wake of the spill was found in about 80 percent of the eggs. Researchers say that exposing bird ... Environmental Research Center found ... read more

Looking for another news?


Drilling Overwhelms Agency Protecting America's Lands

Violations, from oil spills to haphazard land restoration ... This story is part of a collaboration between the Center for Public Integrity, The Texas Tribune, The Associated Press and Newsy. Conserva... read more


BP Agrees To Fork Over Nearly $19B For Role In Gulf Oil Spill

The deal pays for harm from BP's Gulf oil spill - the worst ... covered birds - we remember the pictures of oiled pelicans from that time - affected sea life, wetlands for thousands of miles, really s... read more

Workers cleaning up oil spill on California beaches by hand

The effort so far has cost at least $65 million, which is being paid for by Texas-based ... of how much oil escaped. Compared with the 1969 spill, the environmental damage in the latest episode has be... read more

6 years later, breadth of BP spill damage continues to grow

In addition, the chemical dispersant used to break up oil in the wake of the spill was found in about 80 percent of the eggs. Researchers say exposing bird ... Environmental Research Center found whil... read more

ExxonMobil to pay $12 million in Montana oil spill settlement

Under the agreement unveiled Wednesday, funds from Exxon would be used to mitigate harm caused by the spill to fish, wildlife, migratory birds and aquatic habitat ... The deal struck between the Texas ... read more

Gulf spill: Worse than Exxon Valdez?

The environmental ... harm sea turtles, which are approaching nesting season; fin whales; menhaden, a fish species harvested mostly for fish meal and fish oil; bottom-feeding oysters; and numerous spe... read more

Q+A: How would penalties apply to the Gulf oil spill

Migratory Bird Treaty Act - protects migratory birds and makes it illegal to harm some 836 ... Department’s environmental crimes section. The closest comparison available is the Exxon Valdez spill in ... read more



FeedsRSS Created by. Full RSS Feed | Privacy Policy | Contact Us