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$18.7B Deal Clears Path For BP To Close Books On Gulf Spill

posted on July 2, 2015 at 5:03 PM

Trying to close the books on the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history, BP agreed Thursday to provide billions of dollars in new money to five Gulf Coast states in a deal the company said would bring its full obligations to an estimated $53.8... Full Story

Fifth anniversary of the BP Oil Spill

posted on April 24, 2015 at 1:07 PM

Fifth anniversary of the BP Oil Spill
In April of 2010, an explosion and fire aboard the drilling rig Deepwater Horizon killed 11 men and spewed millions of gallons of crude into the Gulf of Mexico. Full Story

USDA Announces $50 Million for Gulf River Basins

posted on December 9, 2011 at 8:27 AM

HOUSTON (AP) -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture on Monday pledged $50 million to a program designed to restore seven river basins from Florida to Texas in an attempt to show a blueprint for rebuilding the Gulf Coast's fragile ecosystem is... Full Story

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