This site is the official federal portal maintained by the Unified Command’s Joint Information Center (JIC), about response and recovery operations along the coast for the Deepwater BP oil spill.
- NOAA Gulf Spill Restoration
Gulf Spill Restoration is the official federal government site for more information on the NRDA (Natural Resource Damage Assessment) process, and how to submit comments and/or project ideas.
- Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force
The EPA webpage provides information on the development and implementation of Task Force strategies, policy publications, meetings and membership.
Learn more about petroleum components, the threats associated with oil spills, and response activities for oil spills.
- Petroleum Oils
- Threats from Oil Spills
- Understanding Oil Spills and Oil Spill Response Activities
- U.S. National Response Team, Recommendations Following the Exxon Valdez Oil Spill
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