1 edition of Gulf oil spill of 2010 found in the catalog.
Gulf oil spill of 2010
Christine R. Walsh
|Statement||Christine R. Walsh and James P. Duncan, editors|
|Series||Environmental science, engineering and technology, Pollution science, technology and abatement|
|LC Classifications||KF1299.W38 G85 2012|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 182 p. :|
|Number of Pages||182|
|LC Control Number||2011017305|
Get this from a library! Oil spill: disaster in the Gulf. [Mona Chiang; Cody Crane; Karina Hamalainen; Lynda Jones] -- Explores the immediate and future consequences of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill in April , when British Petroleum's offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon exploded, causing major environmental damage. The Sentry submersible was among the array of robots employed during the Gulf oil spill (file photo). Photograph courtesy Chris German, Woods Hole .
BP has put a final price tag on the cleanup and fallout of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill: $ billion. That figure dwarfs Exxon’s costs following the Exxon-Valdez spill, which totaled. Federal agencies have approved nearly $ million for 18 projects to restore open ocean and marine habitats that were decimated in the Gulf of Mexico by the BP oil spill.
Publisher: National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and Offshore Drilling “The National Commission on the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill was created by President Obama and charged with investigating the root causes of the largest accidental marine oil spill in the history of the petroleum industry. The British oil company, BP, agrees to a guilty plea on 14 criminal charges involving the rig explosion in that caused a giant oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and killed 11 people. BP also agrees to pay $ billion in fines and penalties.
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Each chapter of The Gulf Coast Oil Spill includes simple explanations of scientific concepts and industry terms, making the subject matter accessible to any reader. Citations for reference and further reading are included at the end of each chapter.
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This book is about the gulf oil spill in It is about the clean up, effects, and what to do. I really enjoyed that it included a glossary.
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history. Within days of the Ap explosion and sinking of the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico that killed 11 people, underwater cameras revealed the BP pipe was leaking oil and gas on the ocean floor about 42 miles off the coast of Louisiana.
On Apan explosion on the Deepwater Horizon/BP MC drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico killed 11 workers and caused the rig to sink. As a result, oil began leaking into the Gulf creating one of the largest spills in American history.
During the next 87 days an estimated 4 million barrels ( million gallons) were released. Deepwater Horizon oil spill of path of the oil Map depicting the effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, caused by the explosion of an oil rig off the coast of Louisiana on Ap Scientists noted that the prevailing paths of the Gulf of Mexico's Loop Current and a detached eddy located to the west kept much of the oil, which covered a sizable part of the gulf some three.
On Apthe oil drilling rig Deepwater Horizon, operating in the Macondo Prospect in the Gulf of Mexico, exploded and sank resulting in the death of 11 workers on the Deepwater Horizon and the largest spill of oil in the history of marine oil drilling operations.
4 million barrels of oil flowed from the damaged Macondo well over an day period, before it was finally capped on July. "Black Tide: The Devastating Impact of the Gulf Oil Spill" by Antonia Juhasz."Precious few of the books on the spill question the fundamental premise that it was 'the worst environmental disaster' in U.S.
history, as Obama pronounced it and many in the media echoed," Mohan writes. "And here is where many fail both history and science. The public image of oil giant BP Plc has taken some huge hits since the Gulf of Mexico oil spill but a new book purporting to look inside BP may open up a.
An even worse prognosis emerges from the Gulf war spill, when an estimated 11m barrels of oil were dumped into the Persian Gulf – the largest spill ever. That oil. Gulf of Mexico oil spill MarineBio T April 30th, | Categories: Conservation News | Tags: global warming, Marine Conservation, oil spill, pollution | William Colgin / EPA / Ap NASA satellites monitored the progression of the oil spill, from the initial blowout on Ap throughout the summer months, as the oil slick grew and spread, and impacted the coastal ecosystems.
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California (OR Books, September ). The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico that began on Apmay be the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history. In Oil Spill. Disaster in the Gulf of Mexico, prolific nonfiction writer and Florida resident Elaine Landau gives young readers the essential facts about the spill/5(13).
Any readers clamoring to relive the oil-darkened spring of will have plenty of opportunity. Publishers have bought at least six books relating to the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon.
Question: PROBLEM 1 – During The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill OfBP Estimated That Million Barrels Of Oil Leaked Into The Gulf Of Mexico At A Rate Of 62, Barrels Per Day.
A) What Is The Uncertainty Of BP’s Estimate Of The Amount Of Oil Spilled. B) Convert The Oil Spill Rate To Gallons Per Hour.
Refer To The Conversions On The Back Of This Sheet. Alabama Gulf projects approved for $63 million in oil spill funds One of the projects is a plan to acquire, conserve and manage acres with 2, feet.
Get this from a library. Oil spill: disaster. [Mona Chiang; Cody Crane; Karina Hamalainen; Lynda Jones;] -- Explores the immediate and future consequences of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill in Aprilwhen the offshore oil rig Deepwater Horizon exploded, causing major environmental and economical damage.
In MayPlumb was sent to the Gulf Coast by the U.S. Department of the Interior to help determine how the April ongoing Gulf of Mexico oil spill might affect the Gulf ecosystem. If you want to know what REALLY happened in regards to the Gulf oil spill, read this book. Read more.
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