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10 Things BP’s New Report Doesn’t Tell You

3/17/2015 // By Ryan Fikes

BP has just released a new report on the state of the Gulf, called Gulf of Mexico: Environmental Recovery and Restoration. The glossy report is filled with footnotes and citations, but leaves key pieces of science out. If you are …

Carbon Free Girl Speaks for Wildlife

5/10/2010 // By Larry Schweiger

By Larry Schweiger Wildlife has a dedicated ally in Leilani Munter.  I spent this past week touring the Gulf region with National Wildlife Federation ambassador and green race car driver Leilani Munter and saw her commitment first hand as she helped us …

On the Frontlines of the BP Oil Spill

5/7/2010 // By Larry Schweiger

By Larry J. Schweiger To keep updated on my trip to the Gulf Coast and the latest on National Wildlife Federation’s work on the ground responding to the BP oil disaster, visit On the Frontlines of the BP Oil Spill.

My Visit to Fort Jackson Bird Rescue Center

5/4/2010 // By Larry Schweiger

By Larry J. Schweiger I visited the bird rescue center in Fort Jackson, Louisiana today.  They are preparing to receive wildlife injured from the BP oil disaster.  Many will not recover.

Leilani Munter’s BP Oil Disaster Coverage

5/4/2010 // By Larry Schweiger

By Larry J. Schweiger National Wildlife Federation Ambassador Leilani Munter is documenting her tour of the oil spill disaster down here in Louisiana. Check out her coverage from Day one and Day two. From her interview of boat captain Kevin …

Rachel Maddow Show: Impacts on Nature Deep and Lasting

5/4/2010 // By Larry Schweiger

By Larry J. Schweiger Here is a clip from the Rachel Maddow show last night where I had the opportunity to talk about the wildlife impacts of the BP oil disaster. Visit msnbc.com for breaking news, world news, and news …

5/3/2010 // By Larry Schweiger

By Larry J. Schweiger Shrimpers, watermen and their families are being impacted by the BP oil disaster. Their story needs to be heard too. National Wildlife Federation Ambassador Leilani Munter interviewed me about their plight during our tour of the Gulf …

Big Oil Meets Big Nature in Louisiana

5/3/2010 // By Larry Schweiger

By Larry J. Schweiger I write this from Venice, Louisiana, a few days after the explosion at British Petroleum’s (BP) Deepwater Horizon oil rig set off a massive oil spill in the Gulf. Looking at the scale of the ecological …

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