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Baldwin County tourism dropped 40 percent in June

The Mobile Press Register is reporting that Gulf Shores, Orange Beach and the rest of South Baldwin Co. beaches lost in June $35.5 million in…

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BP Searches For Underwater Oil

Press Release: As part of its long term monitoring and research program in the Gulf of Mexico, BP is deploying a new technology that will enable…

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Buzz: Pensacola Beach fish kill

I just got a phone call that BP workers are cleaning up a fish kill on Pensacola Beach near Ft. Pickens. Will have photos soon.

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Too Early To Turn Back On Spill

The Huffington Post has a nice piece today that highlights the recent downplay of the BP oil disaster. Article

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O’Brien responds to Beast article

[JP-Facebook-Like] My article on what fishermen are saying about their experiences in the Vessels of Opportunity program has blown up on the web (Huffington Post)….

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New Study Shows Oil On Seafloor

A study conducted by researchers at the University of South Florida shows that the dispersants are creating oil plumes that are settling on the bottom…

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Oil Spill Cover Up

I’ve been working on an investigation into the once-heralded Vessels of Opportunity for The Daily Beast. While officials claim most of the oil from America’s…

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BP, Coast Guard try another closed-door meeting

This one was in Okaloosa County. Daily News reporter Tom McLaughlin blogged about it. Read What are these people trying to hide?.

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Vessels of Opportunity winding down

As tar balls washed up this weekend on the beaches of Dauphin Island, Ala., more and more boat captains are being notified that they services…

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