20 Apr '11, 7pm

3,339 laughing gulls were collected in the #oilspill area between April 20th and November 30th. Not funny.

consolidated numbers of birds that were reported to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service . These records were used to map the animals collected each day. There are minor variations from official government records in the total number of animals shown, for several reasons. The date marked on each map is the date the data were posted online by the government. Since then, a few additional animals have been collected. Furthermore, due to the time needed to process and verify data, animals collected just a week to 10 days prior to the date of data release may have not yet been recorded.

Full article: http://www.nwf.org/Oil-Spill/Effects-on-Wildlife/Birds.aspx

Tweets

Lawsuit Launched to Force EPA to Study Oil-disp...

biologicaldiversity.org 18 Apr '11, 8pm

For Immediate Release, April 18, 2011 Contact: Deirdre McDonnell, (971) 255-0966 Lawsuit Launched to Force EPA to Study Oi...

One Year After Tragic Oil Spill, Gulf Coast Still In Turmoil #oilspill #bp #ocean #care2

One Year After Tragic Oil Spill, Gulf Coast Sti...

care2.com 20 Apr '11, 7am

Here at Care2, we are excited to celebrate Earth Day on April 22. To extend the celebrations, we are calling this Earth We...

One Year after the Gulf Oil Spill: Progress mad...

worldwildlife.org 20 Apr '11, 5pm

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico April 2010 was a disaster for the people and wildlife in the Gulf re...

BP Oil Spill 1 Year Later: Volunteers Still Needed. Here's how to help

BP Oil Spill 1 Year Later: Volunteers Still Nee...

earth911.com 20 Apr '11, 8pm

Cleanup crews and beach goers gathered on a beach in Alabama. A year after the oil spill, volunteers are still needed to a...

#OilSpill #oneyear later - new video with refle...

nwf.org 19 Apr '11, 9pm

Reform federal oil and gas leasing practices to improve safety monitoring, enforce environmental laws and better safeguard...

VIDEO: TreeHugger TV 2011: Philippe Cousteau On...

treehugger.com 20 Apr '11, 9pm

one year since the Gulf oil spill and as Philippe Cousteau explains in the video above, despite the fact that graphic disa...

Uh Oh! The Oil We Don't Spill Is More Ecologically Damaging Than The Oil We Do Spill

Uh Oh! The Oil We Don't Spill Is More Ecologica...

treehugger.com 20 Apr '11, 3pm

That CO2, of course, leads to global warming and climate change, as well as what's called ocean acidification, which might...

In the months after the #oilspill, sea turtle s...

nwf.org 20 Apr '11, 11am

consolidated numbers of sea turtles that were reported by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA). Thes...

Eleven Year-Old's Drawings Raise $175,000 For Gulf Coast Birds: via @addthis

Eleven Year-Old's Drawings Raise $175,000 For G...

care2.com 20 Apr '11, 9pm

Lots of people felt desperate when they heard about the devastation of the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico . Few of the...

Series Highlights 50 Climate Impacts on Fish an...

sustainablebusiness.com 19 Apr '11, 4pm

Starting this Earth Day, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service will launch a series of 50 stories for 50 consecutive weekdays...

6,500+ birds, 1,100+ sea turtles and 100 mammal...

nwf.org 20 Apr '11, 3pm

Unbalanced Food Web - The Gulf oil disaster hit at the peak breeding season for many species of fish and wildlife. The oil...

Over at @grist, Rep Ed Markey writes that a yea...

grist.org 20 Apr '11, 4pm

A year ago, the American public, government regulators, and Gulf of Mexico families had been lulled into a false sense of ...

One year later: best writing on the BP oil spill: #OilSpillJournalism

One year later: best writing on the BP oil spil...

treehugger.com 20 Apr '11, 12pm

Since the disaster was so devastating, some of the most important pieces of journalism are visual, so we'll gladly accept ...

Frustration and Hope as Oil Drilling Regulator ...

green.blogs.nytimes.com 18 Apr '11, 4pm

In Sunday’s Times, we assessed the Interior Department’s progress in revamping the Minerals Management Service , the scand...