Oil Spill Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Juliette Kayyem Named to Rave Mobile Safety Advisory BoardRead the original story

    Thursday May 28 | Freshnews

    ... the Department of Homeland Security, Kayyem played a pivotal role in the handling of the H1N1 pandemic and the BP Oil Spill response, as well as organizing major policy efforts in immigration reform and community resiliency. Prior to that, she was ...


  2. Nine miles of California beach closed after thousands of globs of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | Daily Mail

    Naturally-occurring balls of tar sometimes wash up across the beach but locals say they have never seen this much Globs of tar washed up across a large swath of southern California beach on Wednesday, perplexing officials and shutting down miles of the coastline. Officials initially shut down a two-mile section of beach, but by Wednesday evening, the closure had expanded to cover nearly nine miles - nearly all of the South Bay, the Los Angeles Times reported.


  3. SoCal Beaches Closed After Oily Globs Wash AshoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | NBC Washington

    ... mine if it is a product or naturally occurring. It was unclear whether the substance might be connected to a large oil spill off the coast of Refugio State Beach in Santa Barbara County last week.


  4. Global Oil Spill Management Market Analysis, Industry Outlook And...Read the original story

    Thursday May 28 | PR-inside.com

    Increasing oil & gas transportation owing to rising drilling activities is anticipated to fuel the market growth over the forecast period. Strict government regulations regarding safety and pollution such as Oil Pollution Act, Norway Pollution Control Act and Petroleum Activities Act are estimated to drive oil spill management market in foreseeable future.


  5. An Overview of 2010Read the original story

    Jan 5, 2011 | Free WebSite Content

    The year of 2010 was considered a rough year for the United States. There was a variety of economic issues, a tragic oil spill, and two tumultuous wars.


  6. BP Oil Spill: Plaintiffs File Motion to Nullify Every GCCF Release and Covenant Not to SueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | Daily Kos

    The "Release and Covenant Not to Sue" requirement, which was the idea of Kenneth R. Feinberg, forces economically and emotionally-stressed victims of the BP oil spill to sign a "Release and Covenant Not to Sue" in order to receive a miniscule payment amount for all damages, including future damages, they incur as a result of the BP oil spill. The following is an excerpt from the memorandum of law which the plaintiffs filed in support of their Motion to Nullify.


  7. Experts Baffled as Unidentified Substance Washes Ashore in California Forcing Beach ClosureRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | TheBlaze.com

    Lifeguards noticed the unidentified petroleum-based substance make its way onto the beach around 10 a.m. local time, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said in a statement . The U.S. Coast Guard, California Department of Fish and Wildlife, L.A. County Fire Department Health Hazardous Materials Division, L.A. County Beaches and Harbors and County of L.A. Public Helath have all collected samples in an effort to identify the substance.


  8. US gives order for pipe company to finish oil spill cleanupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 28 | Chico Enterprise-Record

    Two federal agencies issued an order Wednesday to ensure that Plains All American Pipeline finishes the cleanup of what they call the largest coastal oil spill in California in 25 years. The Environmental Protection Agency and the Coast Guard issued the joint Clean Water Act order to ensure the cleanup of heavy crude on land, at the shoreline and in the ocean, to contain the oil and to prevent further contamination.


  9. Pipeline Company Ordered to Continue Cleanup from Refugio Oil SpillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Noozhawk

    The pipeline company responsible for the oil spill near Refugio State Beach was formally ordered to continue clean-up work inland near the ruptured pipe, the shoreline and the ocean by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and Coast Guard , which are co-leading the response effort on the Gaviota Coast. The Clean Water Act order was issued to Plains All American Pipeline , which operates the ruptured pipeline in southern Santa Barbara County, and requires the company to continue extensive clean-up operations and make a work plan for future response.


  10. Globs of oil wash ashore on southern California beachRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    ... . Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the Coast Guard ordered the company at the center of the Santa Barbara oil spill to continue its efforts to clean up the pipeline breach.


  11. On Native GroundELENA Kagan: a Good, but not Great, Pick for the Supreme CourtRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | American Reporter

    ... of Mexico. AR Photo: Joe Shea Crist had said earlier he wanted to call the session in response to the devastating oil spill that began April 20 in the Gulf of Mexico. "He's getting cold feet," Fitzgerald said after talking with Crist at a ...


  12. Oil slick closes large stretch of Manhattan BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | KFI

    An oil slick closed a large stretch of Manhattan Beach Wednesday as several agencies worked to determine the source of the thick substance. Los Angeles County lifeguard officials said the stretch of beach from 34th Street to the Manhattan Beach Pier is closed until further notice.


  13. Official reports on Santa Barbara oil spill understate affected animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Examiner.com

    ... sea turtles, anti-poaching patrols and coastal rehabilitation. He happened to be in Santa Barbara when the oil spill occurred. With his org, Proyecto Huella , he is looking for volunteers to contact him through his website. "CNN reported 8 or 9 ...


  14. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    ... One of Carney's main concerns stem from the impacts oil spills pose to the environment, such as last week's oil spill in Santa Barbara that released more than 105,000 gallons of crude oil onto the California coastline. Carney says impacts to ...


  15. Space Florida Signs MOU With University Of West FloridaRead the original story

    Wednesday May 27 | Aero-News Network

    Space Florida, the state's aerospace and spaceport development authority, has signed a three-year memorandum of understanding with the University of West Florida Center for Research and Economic Opportunity to further develop Florida's cybersecurity technologies. CREO's mission includes helping Northwest Florida communities recover from the negative economic impacts of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, which disproportionally affected eight coastal Panhandle counties.


  16. Make My DayRUBBER Stamps Make Editors LazyRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... yet to change this policy. The oil companies claimed that their primary shutoff measures were enough to control an oil spill. As recently as last year, BP was arguing against stricter safety measures; it said that voluntary safety measures were ...


  17. Manhattan Beach Coastline Closed After Oil Washes AshoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | NBC Los Angeles

    ... if it is a product or naturally occurring. There is no word on whether the substance might be connected to a large oil spill off the coast of Refugio State Beach in Santa Barbara County last week.


  18. Oil Spill Beach AssessmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Edhat

    ... oil and scattered tar balls. Currently testing is underway to determine if local oil on beaches is related to the oil spill. It is best to stay away from areas where there is visible oil and petroleum odor, as inhalation of some crude oil related ...


  19. The Santa Barbara oil spill is already killing a lot of animalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Grist Magazine

    A buried pipeline ruptured next to a culvert that led to a Santa Barbara beach, sending oil straight into the water. Government officials have closed both Refugio State Beach and El Captain State Beach until early June; it's the worst oil spill to hit the Santa Barbara coastline since 1969, when 4.2 million gallons of oil slicked the Pacific and helped trigger the modern environmental movement.


  20. Conversation gets serious about economic development in Holmes CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 27 | Washington County News

    ... Act). The 2012 Act was created to help communities along the Gulf of Mexico impacted by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in April 2010 recover environmentally and economically. It established the Gulf Coast Restoration Act Trust Fund which has five ...