A study published today in Ecology Letters adds to a growing body of work examining the relationship between harmful algal blooms in the Gulf of Mexico and agricultural runoff. The article focuses on water chemistry, specifically the...Show More Summary
Classic beach resort overlooking the Gulf of Mexico that remains a perennial ‘old faithful’ as the owners continue to invest in modern features, including the best rooftop patio bar in the area.
Just north of St. Pete Beach on Florida’s Gulf Coast on Treasure Island. Part of the Opal Collection, the new-build, all-suite property fronts a wide, sugar-sand beach. All rooms have Gulf of Mexico views and patios or balconies and you can stroll along the town’s waterfront beach to explore the nearby restaurants.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The Mexican governor of the Gulf state of Veracruz said on Wednesday he would resign just weeks before his term ends in order to face corruption charges that have become an embarrassment for the country's ruling party.
By examining the materials created by one creature, oyster adhesive, Dr. Rebecca Metzler and her team can contribute to the large task of rehabilitating marine habitats along the Atlantic, Eastern and Gulf of Mexico coasts.
The release of 4 million barrels of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico during the Deepwater Horizon disaster during peak spawning season for Atlantic bluefin tuna could have both near- and long-term impacts on the population, new research shows.
BHP Billiton said the second phase of its Mad Dog offshore joint venture with BP in the Gulf of Mexico was economical at oil prices below $50 per barrel. Originally slated for development in 2013, the project has been deferred due to low oil prices and moves to reduce construction costs.
noaasanctuaries: noaasanctuaries: This is an Indo-Pacific lionfish. Lionfish are native to the Pacific Ocean, but in recent years they’ve been appearing in the Atlantic, Gulf of Mexico and Caribbean, including in Gray’s Reef, Florida...Show More Summary
Four men were in the Gulf of Mexico for eight hours before they were rescued by other fishermen.
The Deepwater Horizon oil spill was one of the largest environmental disasters in history, releasing roughly 4 million barrels of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico. For Atlantic bluefin tuna, it occurred at the worst time of year, during peak spawning season, when eggs and larval fish that are particularly vulnerable to environmental stressors exist in mass quantity.
Deepwater Horizon, the movie about the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, is out and the reviews are in. Deepwater Horizon stars such actors as Mark Wahlberg, Jeffrey Skoll, and Jonathan King, and was directed by Peter Berg, the director of Lone Survivor. Show More Summary
Six years ago, the BP Deepwater Horizon oil rig exploded and sank into the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 workers and spewing more than 200 million gallons of oil into the Gulf. With the theatrical release today of the film "Deepwater Horizon," offshore oil drilling is back in the news. Show More Summary
More than half a decade ago, a BP-operated oil rig spilled 4.9 million barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico, marking the largest spill of its kind in history and an environmental disaster of epic proportions. Now, six years later, the explosion that caused the spill has been immortalized on the...
An unprecedented move on the Gulf Coast may form the blueprint for a looming, 21st century challenge Isle de Jean Charles, Louisiana, a small coastal island in the Gulf of Mexico, is currently the site of a far-reaching experiment that...Show More Summary
The movie “Deepwater Horizon” gets the facts right, and admirably so — but only up to a point. You could imagine all manner of ways in which Hollywood could have turned the blowout in the Gulf of Mexico into a more traditional disaster movie. You could invent love stories, improbable acts of square-jawed heroism, maybe […]
“Deepwater Horizon,” a mighty cinematic conflagration from the director Peter Berg, revisits the tragic events of April 20, 2010, when a Transocean-owned, British Petroleum-leased oil drilling rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 crew members and precipitating one of the worst environmental...
'Deepwater Horizon' is based on the heroic response to the 2010 oil spill off the Gulf of Mexico. It stars Mark Wahlberg, Kurt Russell, Gina Rodriguez and Kate Hudson.
It has been six years since the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill dumped millions of barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico. Plants and animals were harmed and the places they call home destroyed. The money brought in by fisheries and tourism was cut. A way of life was tarnished.
One of man’s worst disasters created by his own hands was the event that happened on the Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico on April 20 of 2010. The crew was six weeks behind schedule and the cost of doing so was rising substantially. Show More Summary