Coastal restoration master plan being updated~Mark Schleifstein
~This MODIS / Aqua satellite image, taken on July 14, shows that the area of oil slicks and sheen appears greatly reduced: slicks cover approximately 3,786 square miles (9,805 km2) on this image. Radar satellite images taken on July 11 and July 12 confirm this smaller slick area. ~SkyTruth
"See the PR Smile?"
Fuck the PR Smile
Widespread oyster deaths found in La. reefs~WVUE
Activist decries lack of dispersant info
~Anne Rolfes, executive director of the Louisiana Bucket Brigade, testified to a Senate subcommittee that cleanup workers are warned about everything from poisonous plants to mosquitoes, but the dispersant chemicals are not addressed.
Mikulski Slams EPA on Dispersants: "Gave Me Heartburn"
~Co-written with Dr. Martin J. Dudziak
Sen. Barbara Mikulski (D-Maryland) asked EPA head Lisa Jackson if dispersants could become the "Agent Orange of the Gulf," and then opened the door to the possibility that Mikulski will subpoena the manufacturer, Nalco Holding Co. at a future date. The maker of Corexit 9500 refused to attend the Senate Appropriations science subcommittee hearing on Thursday.
The Human Toll~American Zombie
Social fallout from BP oil spill may last for years~Bill Barrow
BP "Greenwash" can engulf a company in Perilous Water, Prof says
~Carol Forsloff, GHN
NACF Moving to Hire Oceanographer and Environmentalist for BP Oil Spill Clean-Up Endeavor~Market Watch
Missionaries to the Gulf My Ass?
Stop all Federal Contracts with British Petroleum, day late and a holla short ~Humid Beings
Some have trouble believing BP stopped oil leak
Friday Music: Dedicated to Billy Nungesser, Bobby Jindal, their Sand Berm scheme an'yer Crow-so-humble Editilla! ~slabbed
Wooden boat museum progress sails forward
Reduced! Fancy sink included
~Karen Gadbois, The Lens
Tell Mayor Landrieu to Save Charity Hospital~SaveCharityHospital.com
~Wow! We thought these folks had packed up and gone home! 'Cept I'm not interested in signing up to Ovamas Change.org Thingy.
Jus'sayin...we've had enough O'Dat aw'right aw'ready!
44 Days 2 Year 5:
A Photographic Journey
Sportsman’s Ladies Got That Good Good Food~Red Cotton, Gambit