BP Oil Spill: Monday News Roundup
from Wildlife Promise
A quick roundup of the latest news on the BP oil spill:
According to the New York Times, scientists have found huge plumes of oil deep beneath the surface of the Gulf of Mexico.
BP managed to insert a tube into the broken pipe to siphon off some of the leaking oil.
A 60 Minutes report on the Deepwater Horizon disaster alleges safety shortcuts were taken.
President Obama blasted this week’s Capitol Hill testimony from oil company executives, calling it “ridiculous spectacle.”
BayouBuzz.com reports on tar balls found at Fourchon Beach.
For all the latest news on how the oil spill is impacting the Gulf Coast’s wildlife & to learn how you can help, visit www.nwf.org/oilspill.