Posts Tagged “animals”

Gulf oil spill pollutants found in pelicans migrating to Minnesota

Originally published on TwinCities.com By Dan Gunderson, Minnesota Public Radio Pollutants from the British Petroleum oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico two years ago are showing up in Minnesota birds that migrate to the gulf. Researchers for the state Department of Natural Resources have found evidence of petroleum compounds and the chemical used to clean up […]

Living Oceans Society: Oil Spill Model

Originally published on livingoceans.org What would happen if there were an oil spill on our coast? To find out, we developed this Oil Spill Model that shows how spills could affect Canada’s Pacific North Coast ecosystems and communities. See spill scenarios from tankers, cruise ships, container ships and drilling platforms. You’ll be surprised how quickly […]