Many types of algae are present in Atlantic waters...
At its closest point, the area to be reopened is about 54 miles north of the Deepwater/BP wellhead.
The closed area now covers 39,885 square miles, or about 17 percent of the federal waters in the Gulf
Report finds decreased but stabilized levels of dissolved oxygen in Gulf areas with subsurface oil
Nationwide, the total domestic commercial landings for 2009 were 7.9 billion pounds, valued at $3.9 billion.
A determination on whether a listing is warranted is due in May 2011...
The proposed research area boundary encompasses 8.27 square miles
The decline and loss of coral reefs has significant social, cultural, economic and ecological impacts
Resource restoration planning process begins for BP/Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill
93 percent of federal waters now open