Galveston Bay oil spill threatens bird migration
McALLEN, Texas (AP) — Crews were working through the night after a barge carrying nearly a million gallons of especially thick, sticky oil collided with a ship in Galveston Bay, leaking an unknown amount of the fuel into the popular bird habitat as the peak of the migratory shorebird season was approaching. . . .
A barge loaded with marine fuel oil sits partially submerged in the Houston Ship Channel < has photo
Texas City dike closed after barge and ship collide
As much as 168,000 gallons of thick shipping fuel may have spilled into Galveston Bay after a ship and barge collided near the Texas City dike Saturday afternoon, sparking closures on the waterway and prompting a massive cleanup effort. . . . < has photos
Big quake swarm off Chile
‘Old’ news getting recycled about Bayou Corne for some reason. NSA pranking the web?
1 P.M. fluid movement at lake FUBAR. It shows up at the LA10 bottom borehole.
St. James Parish – New Orleans Times-Picayune – EPA opposes state air permit for Nucor iron plant in Convent
Some bills emerge as Louisiana Oil and Gas Association favorites - Laws would stall agencies’ ability to file lawsuits
Save Lake Peigneur, Inc. & LEAN’s lawsuit against the division of Coastal Management within the Department of Natural Resources will be held on:
Date: Wednesday, March 26
9 AM 10 A.M.
Place: Iberia Parish Courthouse
300 S Iberia Street, New Iberia
The lawsuit against the state resulted from Coastal Management (CM) granting the permit to dredge contingent on Injection & Mining Division granting the final permit making. We dispute that Coastal Management did not do due diligence by granting the permit.
Try and show up if you can even if just for a short time.