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External links

Institutional websites

- NOAA (National Ocenographic data center): Archived Deeepwater Horizon Data.

- Gulf of Mexico restoration: Information from BP on restoration.

- Restore The Gulf: US Government website on rehabilitation work.

- Chemical emergencies - Oil Spill in the Gulf of Mexico: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention portal.

NOAA Fisheries Service: Fisheries closure boundaries.

NOAA Gulf Spill Restoration: Information on impact assessment and restoration measures.

- NOAA Where to Find OR&R and other NOAA Information on the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

- US Department of the Interior (DOI): Response and restoration.

- Emergency Government website for the state of Louisiana.

- Clean Caribbean & Americas (CCA): Website of 35 oil companies operating in the Caribbean.

- National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling: Final Report.



- Tracking the Oil Spill in the Gulf: New York Times website

- Obama fears unprecedented disaster: msnbc website.

- BP oil spill: Guardian website.

- Louisiana - First pictures of the oil spill: Télégramme website (in French).

- Diving in oily water: abc News website.


Pollution monitoring

- Google Earth: Follow up the evolution of oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

- Earth Scan Lab: Louisiana State University website.

- Earth Laboratory: Nasa website.

- United States Environment Protection Agency (EPA): Air, water, sediment and dispersant monitoring data.

- Air Now: Air Data from the Gulf Coastline.

- Mussel Watch Program: Continuous contaminant monitoring program in US coastal waters.

- BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Budget: What Happened to the Oil?: Estimation and fate of the quantity of oil spilt.


Effects on human health

- Crude Oil Spills and Human Health: Disaster Information Management Research Center website.



- BP Oil Spill settlement: Claims and compensation.

- Information on EPA’s enforcement response to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill, settlements with several of the defendants, including the record-setting settlement with BP.



- Encyclopedia of Earth - Deepwater Horizon oil spill: Review on the Deepwater Horizon plateform incident.

- Oil Rig Disasters: Site covering the main offshore oil rig disasters.

- Encyclopaedia Britannica: Deepwater Horizon.

Last update on 27/03/2020
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