Do you seriously think NOTHING reportable has happened at your disaster site in the LAST 10 DAYS?
This isn’t 17 year locusts –
(not fact-checked) – Giant Louisiana sinkhole burps again, work ceased
LATE TUESDAY NEWS
NEW FLY OVER from On Wings of Care
DNR Inspection Report out, May 6th
CROSSTEX is ADDING LPG mix to Well #2!!!
Update for May 2 posted. Well#2: 100,491 barrels of the explosive stuff. (Who knows what’s there NOW!)
Other companies’ “updates” up to May 2nd. Texas Brine’s says nothing. Their hidden daily update (May 6) hasn’t much new either. Another nothing report indicates H2S amounts as under 1.0% but doesn’t say what the amount is. DNR not asking either.
Louisiana Weekly – LSU study: Damaged minnow shows BP oil seeping into coastal food chain And att’y. Stuart Smith writes why this isn’t trivia – 3 years later, “the canary in the coal mine” is dying in the Gulf
Dated April 1 – It has some info on the process of home buy-outs.
Hill Geophysical Consulting is helping with the 3-D map.
Thanks to Freedomrox for sending the link – 😉
The parish blog put out some ‘news’ about that stupid blue ribbon panel. Woop-dee-doo.
Mar. 2 UPDATE from Texas Brine:
David J. Mitchell of The Advocate asks “O, Governor, where art thou?”
For months now, a vocal group of activists and residents has found fault with Gov. Bobby Jindal over his absence from the scene of the Bayou Corne sinkhole.
Why, they ask, has he not made the commonly seen leadership visit to a disaster area that, while brief, boosts morale and provides hope? . . .
‘What does this mean?’ dept. – Boil water order issued for east bank of N.O. after water pressure drops
WWLTV.com NEW ORLEANS – A precautionary boil water advisory has been issued for all of the east bank of Orleans Parish, after a loss of water pressure Sunday morning, city officials said. . .
“Erin Brockovich and Tom Girardi will attend a community meeting on Saturday March 9.”
NBC33 report (with video) – Seven months later, Bayou Corne residents plea for help
Seismic Activity Closes Well Pad 3 – Inspection Report (DNR)
WAFB – 3 schools closed in BR due to strong chemical smell < with video
Texas Brine has a technical UPDATE!
Hmmmm – WWLTV – Transocean, government explain guilty plea DING-DONG! – “Moreover, the government praised Transocean for its cooperation and “hard-earned understanding” with federal investigators…”
LINK – http://youtu.be/u1gRULRXWXI
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