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National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling
National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling web site with Commission reports, documents, meeting videos, and other resources.

Gulf Coast Oil Disaster : CNN special coverage
CNN reports on the 2010 Gulf of Mexico BP oil spill. Includes: news, videos, maps, timeline and more.

Disaster in the Gulf
Links to BP oil-spill related press releases, statements and reports from White House, federal agencies/departments, Congress, and interest groups.

BP Oil Disaster : BBC
BBC News feature page on 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill and deepwater oil production.

Gulf of Mexico 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill : New York Times
New York times feature page on 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Includes animation tracking the oil spill from April 22 sinking of Deepwater Horizon oil rig through August.

Deepwater Horizon Joint Investigation : Final Report
Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement (BOEMRE)/U.S. Coast Guard Joint Investigation Team (JIT) final investigative report on the April 20, 2010, Deepwater Horizon explosion, loss of life, and resulting oil spill.

Marine Resources : Congressional Research Service Reports
The University of North Texas Libraries presents full-texts of Congressional Research Service Reports (those reports that are publicly available online) about United States government policy and ocean resources (marine mammal fisheries, mining, oil and gas, coastal zones, environmental protection, etc.)
The Congressional Research Service (of the Library of Congress) writes analyses of public policy issues, especially of legislative proposals, for use by Congressmen. CRS does not provide its reports directly to the public.

Key U.S. Government and Congressional Research Service Reports, posted by Foreign Press Centers of the U.S. Department of State
The U.S. Department of State posts selected U.S. federal government reports and Congressional Research Service (CRS) reports of interest to the foreign press.

Deepwater Horizon Incident in the Gulf of Mexico
Connect to federal and state government info regarding the Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion and oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico,

Environmental Protection : Congressional Research Service Reports
The University of North Texas Libraries presents full-texts of Congressional Research Service Reports (those reports that are publicly available online) on law and legislation regarding the environment and environmental protection.
The Congressional Research Service (of the Library of Congress) writes analyses of public policy issues, especially of legislative proposals, for use by Congressmen. CRS does not provide its reports directly to the public.

FindLaw Special Coverage : Oil Spill Law and Lawsuits : BP Oil Spill
The FindLaw BP Oil Spill page presents info, documents, news, and links to web sites on oil spill law especially as it relates to the BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill.
Includes: info about sorts of legal action that may arise from a disaster like the BP Deepwater Horizon explosion and oil spill, submitting a Deepwater Horizon related legal claim, Deepwater Horizon investigations, Oil Spill Liability Trust Fund, Jones Act.
Documents include complaints, orders, oil spill law in U.S. Code and state codes.

Frontline
PBS presents web pages created to accompany documentaries presented on its Frontline series. Many current events topics are covered. Some programs may be viewed online. Teacher's guides are available for some programs.

Natural Resources : Congressional Research Service Reports
The University of North Texas Libraries presents full-texts of Congressional Research Service Reports (those reports that are publicly available online) about United States natural resources issues.
The Congressional Research Service (of the Library of Congress) writes analyses of public policy issues, especially of legislative proposals, for use by Congressmen. CRS does not provide its reports directly to the public.

Oil spills : MedlinePlus Health Topic
The National Library of Medicine and the National Institutes of Health connect to info on the Human health effects of oil spills, specifically the BP Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

Making Sense : Your Guide to the Economy : PBS Newshour
NewsHour's Paul Solman "explains the ins and outs of the global economy."
Making Sen$e also known as "the Business Desk : Answers to Your Economic Questions."

Last modified: 6/4/2010 9:18 AM by L. Reasoner

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