Oil Spill

2010 Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill

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Loop Current

  • Southeast Coastal Ocean Observing Regional Association Link

  • Florida Department of Environmental Protection Link

  • Satellite Altimetry Product at RSMAS Link

  • Scientists Embark on Research to Gather Data and Build Predictive Models; E-Veritas. Nov 5, 2010. Link

  • “NOAA plane probes Gulf for answers.” James A. Jones, Jr.; Bradenton Herald June 12, 2010. Video Link

  • “Expert: Gulf oil stuck in a loop.” Associated Press. June 7, 2010. Video Link

  • “From great minds to silly solutions: Searching for oil spill answers.” Melissa Segrest; ABC Tampa. May 28, 2010. Link

  • “Hurricane planes on oil spill mission.” Sheen Parveen; FOX - Tampa Bay. May 28, 2010. Video Link

  • “NOAA monitoring oil spill.” Tampa Bay Online May 28, 2010. Video Link

  • “Gulf's loop current unlikely to send oil spill to Florida and beyond.” Curtis Morgan; Miami Herald, May 27, 2010. Link

  • “Researcher: Oil slick could reach Florida next week.” AP News; May 6, 2010. Video Link

  • “Florida amenaza demandar a petrolera BP por derrame.” El Universal; May 5, 2010. Link

  • “Governors of Gulf states to discuss oil spill disaster response.” Curtis Morgan, Steve Bousquet and Jennifer Lebovich; Miami Herald, May 4, 2010. Link

  • “Keys' tourists, residents anxiously await spill.” Ted Scouten; CBS4 News, May 4, 2010. Link

  • “Oil expected to reach Loop Current and Florida.” Lisa Cilli; CBS4 News, May 4, 2010. Link

  • “Current may carry Florida's oil spill fate.” Curtis Morgan, Marc Caputo, and Steve Rothaus. Miami Herald, May 3, 2010.Link

  • “Keys' residents, tourists worry about oil spill.” Ted Scouten; CBS4 News, May 3, 2010. Link

  • “Change in weather gives crews more time to fight oil spill.” Curtis Morgan, Anita Lee, and Steve Rothaus; McClatchy Newspapers, May 3, 2010. Link

  • “Los Cayos De La Fla. Temen Llegada De Petroleo.” Ted Scouten; CBS4 News, May 3, 2010. Link

  • “Fla. tourism businesses brace as oil slick nears” Sarah Larimer; Associated Press, 2 May 2010. Link

  • “Derrame Del Golfo Puede Llegar Hasta Miami Beach.” Daniel Lastra; CBS4 News, April 30, 2010. Link

  • “Gulf oil spill could reach South Beach and beyond.” Gary Nelson; CBS4 News, April 30, 2010. Link

  • “Growing oil spill threatens to become largest in U.S. History. ” Curtis Morgan, Lesley Clark; Miami Herald Staff and Associated Press. Miami Herald April 29, 2010. Link

  • “Gulf oil spill could threaten South Florida.” Sun Sentinal, April 28, 2010. Link

  • “S. Fla. observes progress of Gulf oil spill.” CBS4 News, April 30, 2010. Video Link