The deepwater horizon oil spill is also called the bp oil spill, the gulf of mexico oil spill, or the macondo blowout it was an oil spill in the' gulf of mexico, the. On 20 april, the deepwater horizon drilling rig exploded in the gulf of mexico, killing 11 workers and causing an oil spill that soon became the worst environmental. Six years after deepwater horizon, tracking a long project tracker is a centralized directory of projects funded as a result of the deepwater horizon oil spill. On april 20, 2010, an explosion on the deepwater horizon/bp mc252 drilling platform in the gulf of mexico killed 11 workers and caused the rig to sink.
The oil from the 2010 deepwater horizon spill in the gulf of mexico was documented by shoreline assessment teams as stranding on 1,773 km of shoreline beaches. Fact #1: more than 200 million gallons of crude oil was spilled into the gulf of mexico during the deepwater horizon oil spill fact #2: deepwater horizon was a 9yr. On april 20, 2010, an explosion on the deepwater horizon macondo oil well drilling platform tragically killed 11 workers, and started the largest marine oil spill in. A method of treating the oil spill is in-situ burning or burning oil in a contained area on the surface of the cleveland, cutler j deepwater horizon oil spill.
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Researchers investigating the impacts of the deepwater horizon oil spill on sea turtles found that over 320,000 juvenile sea turtles from populations throughout the. A long-awaited bp report lists eight reasons for the accident that caused its catastrophic deepwater horizon oil spill. View full size the deepwater horizon oil rig burns and collapses into the gulf of mexico on april 22, two days after the well blew, killing 11 workers on board the rig.
5 years after bp oil spill, effects linger and recovery is slow the 2010 explosion at the deepwater horizon rig set off an environmental and economic. Deepwater horizon oil spill facts: movie ignores deaths, environmental toll kennon calls kruze the 12th casualty of deepwater horizon spill,. Bp's deepwater oil spill case study analysis - business ethics 1 group 9 disaster deepwater horizon deepwater horizon oil spill (bp oil spill). The deepwater horizon oil spill (also referred to as the bp oil spill, the bp oil disaster, the gulf of mexico oil spill, and the macondo blowout) began on april 20.