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Dead dolphin stranded on the Port Fourchon Louisiana coastline in July 2012 following the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill.
by Meteor Blades
Comment Count 40 comments on Wed May 20, 2015 at 09:11 PM PDT with 117 Recommends
In 2004, 28 oil wells located 11 miles off the coastlines of Louisiana that are owned and operated by Taylor Energy, were destroyed by a mudslide caused by Hurricane Ivan. The consequences of this ...
by Pakalolo
Comment Count 26 comments on Fri Apr 17, 2015 at 03:56 AM PDT with 99 Recommends
In other news, Gulf Watchers veteran ROV reporter someTV comes across a fabulous video. Further reportage beyond the orange vine.
by sometv
Comment Count 59 comments on Sat Nov 16, 2013 at 06:00 AM PST with 13 Recommends
I came home late last night and moved straight from the office and car to the couch, where I started writing my next-to-last paper for my last class. After 2 AM, when I finally curled up in bed to ...
by khowell
Comment Count 37 comments on Fri Jul 26, 2013 at 07:45 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
When you decide, as a nation, that Natural Gas is the key component of your 'procrastination energy future' -- well sometimes you're just going to have to live with the inevitable fallout. It's ...
by jamess
Comment Count 20 comments on Wed Jul 24, 2013 at 05:32 AM PDT with 31 Recommends
Fun & games time here on DKos (Boy, do we need it!) GW (Gulf Watchers) Block parties are a spot for hilarity, music, recipes, drinks, etc.....no topic is off limits...come on in and join us. ...
by Phil S 33
Comment Count 219 comments on Sun Jun 30, 2013 at 03:30 PM PDT with 21 Recommends
WTF??? Been way too long since there has been a Block Party...a place where you can come and hear music, see pics, and have (virtual) drinks all night long.... So, bring it on....
by Phil S 33
Comment Count 225 comments on Sun May 12, 2013 at 03:30 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
Not a block party, though it is Friday night , and it's April again. Welcome to April 2013 -- how come it feels so much like déjà vu all over again ? So many things have ...
by BlackSheep1
Comment Count 30 comments on Fri Apr 19, 2013 at 02:45 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Topics: Second week of BP oil spill trial focuses on gross negligence, Engineer who did forensic analysis of blowout preventer continues testimony in BP Gulf oil spill trial, Oil Executives, Experts ...
by peraspera
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Mar 12, 2013 at 01:30 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
The third day of the BP trial has featured a combative BP higher-up, a BP senior executive who resigned from BP in disgust, expert witnesses in the drilling field, and the star of today's show...the ...
by Lorinda Pike
Comment Count 37 comments on Wed Feb 27, 2013 at 02:33 PM PST with 53 Recommends
As the BP trial enters the second day, the first witness called was Robert Bea, a University of California-Berkeley professor who was consulted by the White House commission that investigated the ...
by Lorinda Pike
Comment Count 40 comments on Tue Feb 26, 2013 at 03:00 PM PST with 76 Recommends
The civil trial of BP gets underway in New Orleans Federal Court today - and the legal wrangling continues on the dollar amount the British oil giant should pay for the April 2010 explosion and ...
by Lorinda Pike
Comment Count 36 comments on Mon Feb 25, 2013 at 08:51 AM PST with 58 Recommends
Topics: BP hit by new $34bn Deepwater Horizon claim, BP objects to $34 billion oil spill claims sought by states, Transocean and federal prosecutors defend plea agreement in memo to judge; blame BP ...
by peraspera
Comment Count 14 comments on Tue Feb 12, 2013 at 01:30 PM PST with 10 Recommends
From yesterday's [Gulf Watcher's diary http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/01/29/1183042/-Gulf-Watchers-Tuesday-Judge-OKs-4-Billion-Settlement-BP-Catastrophe-AUV-604] written by Lorinda Pike; we ...
by Phil S 33
Comment Count 19 comments on Wed Jan 30, 2013 at 12:53 PM PST with 14 Recommends
Judgement Day for BP. Motion to extend deadline for seafood industry settlement rejected. TransCanada makes a boo-boo. You are in the current Gulf Watchers BP Catastrophe AUV #604. AUV #603 is here.
by Lorinda Pike
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Jan 29, 2013 at 10:55 AM PST with 20 Recommends
Today is a Special Day. It is the true Inauguration day; AND is my Birthday (and a special one at that)! Yup, since 1937, all presidents have recognized that they should be inaugurated on my ...
by Phil S 33
Comment Count 153 comments on Sun Jan 20, 2013 at 03:30 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Topics: Unlike BP, Transocean likely off the hook for felony charges related to workers' deaths in 2010 Gulf spill, Transocean to pay $1.4 billion to settle pollution, safety violations in Gulf oil ...
by peraspera
Comment Count 21 comments on Tue Jan 08, 2013 at 01:30 PM PST with 19 Recommends
Survey to wellhead completed; no info released. Louisiana will be a major player in BP litigation. Shell considers BP bid. BP sell chunk of North Sea field. Lawsuit to challenge plans for offshore ...
by Lorinda Pike
Comment Count 28 comments on Tue Dec 18, 2012 at 02:59 PM PST with 15 Recommends
This is the Gulf Watchers (mostly) bi-weekly Block Party, where we come together to share stories, food, beer, humor, music---and generally have loads of fun. So, relax after your busy weekend of ...
by Phil S 33
Comment Count 188 comments on Sun Dec 09, 2012 at 03:30 PM PST with 18 Recommends
Topics: BP settlement a boon to conservation group, Breaking Down The BP Settlement: Where Will The Money Go? | ThinkProgress, BP settles criminal charges for $4 billion in spill; supervisors ...
by peraspera
Comment Count 20 comments on Tue Nov 27, 2012 at 01:30 PM PST with 14 Recommends