Study takes unusual path to gauge environmental cost of BP oil spill

One month after crude oil began gushing into the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration commissioned research to gauge the environmental cost of the BP Deepwater Horizon spill, which would ask American households what they'd pay to prevent similar damage in the future. The results are now in, with scientists placing a US$17.2 billion price tag on the damage to natural resources... Continue Reading Study takes unusual path to gauge environmental cost of BP oil spill Category: Science Tags: Gulf Oil Spill Ocean Virginia Tech Related Articles: Beetles inspire ice-resistant aircraft surfaces Newly discovered millipede has 414 legs, 200 poison glands and 4 penises Climate change might turn Ethiopia into a food-exporting nation LED lightbulbs create wireless networks wherever they ar

Study takes unusual path to gauge environmental cost of BP oil spill

One month after crude oil began gushing into the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010, the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration commissioned research to gauge the environmental ...

Fri 21 Apr 17 from Gizmag

BP oil spill did $17.2 billion in damage to natural resources, scientists find

The 2010 BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill did $17.2 billion in damage to the natural resources in the Gulf of Mexico, a team of scientists recently found after a six-year study of the impact of ...

Thu 20 Apr 17 from Phys.org

BP oil spill did $17.2 billion in damage to natural resources, scientists find, Fri 21 Apr 17 from Science Blog

BP Oil Spill Did $17.2 Billion in Damage to Natural Resources, Scientists Find in First-Ever Financial Evaluation of Spill's Impact , Thu 20 Apr 17 from Newswise

BP oil spill did $17.2 billion in damage to natural resources, scientists find, Thu 20 Apr 17 from ScienceDaily

BPs Deepwater Horizon oil spill caused $17.2 billion in environmental damage to the Gulf of Mexico

Seven years ago today, a blowout at an ultra-deepwater well operated by British oil giant BP in the Gulf of Mexico caused an explosion on the Deepwater Horizon offshore drilling rig and ultimately ...

Thu 20 Apr 17 from Mongabay.com

BP oil and gas spill near the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge under control

A BP oil and gas well in Alaska blew out late last week, uncontrollably spilling crude oil and gas just around 60 miles away from the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. The well was out of control ...

Tue 18 Apr 17 from Inhabitat

Economists put price to resources damaged in BP oil spill

The BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico was the largest maritime oil spill in US history. Almost seven years to the day after the start of the environmental disaster, researchers have published ...

Fri 21 Apr 17 from Eurekalert

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