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Dispatches from the Gulf 3 : ten years after the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

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Summary

  • "Has the Gulf of Mexico recovered from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill? As the tenth anniversary of the disaster approaches, this question is regularly posed. An international team of scientists has spent nearly that long studying its environmental impact on humans, wildlife, and the ecosystem. They provide assessments of the current state of the Gulf, but lingering questions are challenging their ability to predict the long-term impacts"--Container.

Notes

  • Originally produced as part of the television series, Journey to planet earth.
  • DVD; NTSC.
  • Closed-captioned in English.

Contents

  • 1. A tale of two spills -- 2. The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill -- 3a. A few highlights (Ecology) -- 3b. A few highlights (Physical oceanography) -- 3c. A few highlights (Chemistry) - 4. The state of the Gulf -- 5. A legacy of collaboration
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