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Abu Dhabi authority probes oil spill on Saadiyath Island

Tue, 2014-02-18 05:22
Residents on the island and visitors were advised to stay away from the beaches

Abu Dhabi authority probes oil spill on Saadiyath Island

Tue, 2014-02-18 05:22
Residents on the island and visitors were advised to stay away from the beaches

Abu Dhabi authority probes oil spill on Saadiyath Island

Tue, 2014-02-18 05:22
Residents on the island and visitors were advised to stay away from the beaches

Abu Dhabi authority probes oil spill on Saadiyath Island

Tue, 2014-02-18 05:22
Residents on the island and visitors were advised to stay away from the beaches

Dolphins suffer miscarriages, lose teeth after BP oil spill - researchers

Mon, 2014-02-17 13:08
Bottlenose dolphins with deformities including missing teeth and lung disease were found in the Gulf of Mexico a year after the BP oil spill, according to US researchers.The mammals were also suffering from hormonal imbalances,...

Gulf of Mexico oil spill may give tunas heart attacks

Sat, 2014-02-15 21:58
Washington, Feb 16 : The 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, caused by the explosion of British Petroleum's deep-sea drilling rig, harmed tunas in a way that could lead to heart attacks and sudden cardiac death, according to a report.

Gulf of Mexico oil spill may give tunas heart attacks

Sat, 2014-02-15 19:14
Washington, Feb 16 (IANS/EFE) The 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, caused by the explosion of British Petroleum's deep-sea drilling rig, harmed tunas in a way that could lead to heart attacks and sudden cardiac death, according to a report. The study, carried out by researchers at Stanford University and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, was published Friday in Science ...

State of the Gulf: BP Oil Spill Daily Beach Pollution Report for Friday, February 14, 2014

Fri, 2014-02-14 15:40
The following is a summary of the 2/14/14 daily beach oiling report issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP). I will endeavour to publish this summary each day the FDEP issues such a report. While the media and public believe that the effects of BP’s Deepwater Horizon Blowout and Oil Spill have been largely eradicated, this [...]

Stanford, NOAA scientists discover mechanism of crude oil heart toxicity

Fri, 2014-02-14 13:46
( Stanford University ) While studying the impact of the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill on tuna, a research team led by Barbara Block, a professor of marine sciences, discovered that crude oil interrupts a molecular pathway that allows fish heart cells to beat effectively. The components of the pathway are present in the hearts of most animals, including humans.

Researchers find link between oil, heart function; Deepwater Horizon spill under microscope

Fri, 2014-02-14 13:44
CHICAGO -- Local marine researchers looking into the catastrophic Deepwater Horizon spill have discovered why crude oil seems to impact the hearts of developing bluefin tuna, a potentially profound discovery with implications beyond the Gulf of Mexico.

Oil Pollution Hurts Tuna Hearts, Crude Oil ‘Blocked Key Processes’ In Fish’s Cardiac Cells

Fri, 2014-02-14 13:03
A new study has found that a chemical found in crude oil slows the fish’s heart rates, reduces cardiac contractility and causes irregular heartbeats. Gilbert Van Ryckevorsel

Tuna hearts 'affected by oil spill'

Fri, 2014-02-14 13:02
Scientists say that tuna swimming in the Gulf of Mexico during the Deepwater Horizon oil spill may have experienced heart damage.

‘Drift card’ project shows potential impact of oil spill

Fri, 2014-02-14 12:28
Raincoast Conservation Foundation says the card’s journey shows that in the event of a disaster, it would be almost impossible to know how far the damage would go

BP to Face Shareholder Lawsuit Over 2006 Alaska Oil Spill

Fri, 2014-02-14 02:21
US appeals court gives go-ahead to BP investor suit.

BP to Face Shareholder Lawsuit Over 2006 Alaska Oil Spill

Fri, 2014-02-14 02:04
A US appeals court on 13 February rekindled a shareholder lawsuit against British oil giant BP over alleged false or misleading statements the company made after a 2006 oil spill in Alaska. The ruling from the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco permits shareholders to proceed with some securities fraud claims against BP, after a Seattle federal judge had dismissed those claims in ...

Tuna study reveals oil pollution causes heart problems

Thu, 2014-02-13 15:38
The reason people have more heart attacks when air pollution levels rise may have been revealed by a study on the impact of the BP oil spill on tuna, scientists said Thursday.

State of the Gulf: BP Oil Spill Daily Beach Pollution Report for Thursday, February 13, 2014

Thu, 2014-02-13 15:26
The following is a summary of the 2/13/14 daily beach oiling report issued by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP). I will endeavour to publish this summary each day the FDEP issues such a report. While the media and public believe that the effects of BP’s Deepwater Horizon Blowout and Oil Spill have been largely eradicated, this [...]

Appeals court action clears way for medical claims in 2010 BP spill

Thu, 2014-02-13 14:43
NEW ORLEANS - A federal appeals court has cleared the way for thousands of workers to be compensated for medical treatment for exposure to crude oil or chemical dispersants during the 2010 BP oil spill ...

Way cleared for medical claims in 2010 BP spill

Thu, 2014-02-13 14:42
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A federal appeals court has cleared the way for thousands of workers to be compensated for medical treatment for exposure to crude oil or chemical dispersants during the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

Way cleared for medical claims in BP oil spill

Thu, 2014-02-13 14:22
NEW ORLEANS — A federal appeals court has cleared the way for thousands of workers to be compensated for medical treatment for exposure to crude oil or chemical dispersants during the 2010 BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.
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