18 Aug '11, 3pm

New BP Oil Spill Feared in the Gulf of Mexico #bpoilspill #oilspill

New BP Oil Spill Feared in the Gulf of Mexico #bpoilspill #oilspill

The AP reports on BP's investigation , noting that the company said today that "the sheen was found near two abandoned exploration well sites in the Green Canyon Block in the Gulf of Mexico. According to an online map by the U.S. Department of Energy, the Green Canyon Block - a large square-shaped area of water south of Louisiana - is south and west of the Mississippi Canyon Block where BP's Macondo well blew up." The sheen is undoubtedly raising the specter of the catastrophic oil spill that was still in progress this time last year. But according to the AP, "U.S.-based BP spokesman Daren Beaudo said the company had sent a remotely operated mini-sub to examine the abandoned exploration wells over the weekend," and that "there is no immediate indication it was the result of a new oil spill." But others, like the New Orleans environmental defense lawyer Stuart Berman, have ...

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