Businesses urged to restore viability of the Gulf Coast

December 19, 2014 by  
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The America’s Wetland Foundation is calling for a plan that will make restoration of the coast  attractive to business, particularly along the Gulf Coast. A meeting held at the Tabasco headquarters on Avery Island, Louisiana revealed the need for the scientific community to communicate with the private sector and encourage investment in imperative coastal restoration projects. Read the rest of Businesses urged to restore viability of the Gulf Coast Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: coastal business , coastal clean up , coastal oil spill , coastal restoration , gulf coast business , gulf coast clean up , gulf coast oil , gulf coast oil spill , gulf coast restoration , louisiana , louisiana oil spill , oil cleanup , oil spill cleanup

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BP Reveals It Knew About Explosion Risk at the Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Before It Happened

February 27, 2013 by  
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Former BP America president Lamar McKay recently revealed in court that the company knew about the risk of explosion at the Deepwater Horizon rig well before it took place. Engineers expressed concern as early as 2009 about the possibility of malfunction, but the company charged ahead anyway, resulting in the explosion that spilled roughly four million barrels of oil into the ocean. The spill itself caused untold damage , claimed nearly a dozen lives and, according to testimony, it could have been prevented. Read the rest of BP Reveals It Knew About Explosion Risk at the Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig Before It Happened Permalink | Add to del.icio.us | digg Post tags: BP Court Trial , BP Oil spill knowledge , BP President Lamar McKay , BP Rig Explosion , British Petroleum Spill , deepwater horizon explosion , Deepwater Horizon Spill , gulf of mexico oil spill , louisiana oil spill , Ocean Oil Spill

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