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Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama, interim report

Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama, interim report

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Published by U.S. Dept. of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region in New Orleans, La .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Marine ecology -- Panama,
  • Oil spills -- Environmental aspects -- Panama

  • Edition Notes

    Statementeditors Brian D. Keller and Jeremy B.C. Jackson ; prepared by the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute
    SeriesOCS study, OCS study
    ContributionsKeller, Brian D., 1948-, Jackson, Jeremy B. C., 1942-, Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute, United States. Minerals Management Service. Gulf of Mexico OCS Region
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14705334M

      Add it all up, the study finds, and between 4 and 31 percent of the oil that originally was suspended in the deep ocean (roug .   The Gulf of Mexico oil spill disaster is likely to cost BP $23bn (£15bn) and its shares can be expected to lag behind those of its competitors by 5% for the "lasting" future, analysts warned : Terry Macalister.

      Thank God not at all, No burning smell at least here in Panama City Beach. The latest Oil Spill Projections showed that sadly it will affect from the Mississippi Canyon to Pensacola, but it wont reach FWB, Destin neither PCBeach, lets pray for a faster action from the authorities, from BP and the goverment. Download file to see previous pages To better understand the situation, a brief background of the how the catastrophe occurred is important. Deepwater Horizon was a 9 year old semi-submersible oil rig functioning in the waters of the Mississippi canyons, under lease of British Petroleum.

      Now You Can See BP's Live Oil-Spill Feed -- While Watching the Company Squirm (5/21/10) Here's what we know about the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The official 5,barrel-a-day estimate is wrong.   Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill. May 3, This is the second installment of Critical Questions related to the explosion of the Deepwater Horizon drill rig and the subsequent oil spill that has resulted from the failure of the well to be capped and shut down.


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Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama, interim report Download PDF EPUB FB2

Long-term Assessment of the Oil Spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama Interim Report Volume I: Executive Summary Editors Brian D.

Keller Jeremy B.C. Jackson Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute Prepared under MMS Contract by Smithsonian Topical Research Institute Box Balboa, Republic of Panama U.S. Mailing Address:Cited by: 2. @article{osti_, title = {Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama.

Interim report. Volume 1: Executive summary}, author = {Keller, B.D. and Jackson, J.B.C.}, abstractNote = {On Apat least 8 million liters of medium-weight crude oil spilled from a ruptured storage tank into the Bahia Las Minas on the Caribbean Coast of Panama.

Get this from a library. Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahía las Minas, Panama, interim report. [Brian D Keller; Jeremy B C Jackson; United States.

Minerals Management Service. Gulf of Mexico OCS Region.; Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.;]. Additional information for this study may be found in the publication "Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama,synthesis report, volume II: technical report".

The study was carried out by the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute under Minerals Management Service contracts and Author: B.D. Keller and n. Get this from a library. Long-term interim report book of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama, interim report.

[Brian D Keller; Jeremy B C Jackson; Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute.; United States. Minerals Management Service. Gulf of Mexico OCS Region.;]. Text Documents Elmwood Park Boulevard, New Orleans, Louisianna, U.S. Department of the Interior, Minerals Management Service, Gulf of Mexico OCS Region Additional information for this study may be found in the publication "Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama, Panama, synthesis report, volume II: technical report".

@article{osti_, title = {Ecological effects of a major oil spill on Panamanian coastal marine communities}, author = {Jackson, J B.C. and Cubit, J D and Keller, B D and Batista, V and Burns, K and Caffey, H M and Caldwell, R L and Garrity, S D and Getter, C D and Gonzalez, C and Guzman, H M and Kaufmann, K W and Knap, A H and Levings, S C and Marshall, M J.

The Bahia Las Minas oil spill in off the Caribbean coast of central Panama represents to date Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama.

Interim report. Volume 2. Long-term Assessment of the Oil Spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama, Interim Report. U.S. Department of the Interior Minerals Management Service Gulf of Mexico OCS Region, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, pp. Google ScholarCited by:   In: Keller, Brian D, Jackson JBC (eds) Long-term assessment of the oil spill at Bahia Las Minas, Panama, interim report, volume II.

OCS Study MMS U.S. Department of the Interior. pp –Cited by: 4. OIL SPILL BAHIA SUCIA, PUERTO RICO 18 MARCH ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS Contract TRC Project July, EPA REVIEW NOTICE This report has been reviewed by the Office of Water Programs, EPA, and approved for publication. Introduction. The use of the marine environment to extract and transport oil has resulted in a large number of oil spills for which both short-term (Law and Kelly, ) as well as long-term (Peterson et al.,Peacock et al., ) adverse effects have been observed in marine and coastal ately, as a consequence of stricter regulations (Burgherr, ) and Cited by: The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill and the Gulf of Mexico Fishing Industry Congressional Research Service 3 region Some of the main species targeted by recreational fishermen include snappers, several types of drum, sheepshead, and Spanish mackerel.

The Deepwater Horizon oil spill (also referred to as the BP oil spill, oil leak, or oil disaster; the Gulf of Mexico oil spill; and the Macondo blowout) is an industrial disaster that began on Apin the Gulf of Mexico on the BP-operated Macondo Prospect, considered to be the largest marine oil spill in the history of the petroleum industry and estimated to be 8% to 31% larger in.

The accidental spill resulted in massive damage to coastal and marine species, particularly to turtles and dolphins but also to birds, other reptiles, mammals and flora.

Massive mortality was observed in communities such as snails, mussels and rhizomes five months after the initial oil-marshes contact. Deep-sea coral communities were also severely impacted. Background. The Deepwater Horizon “BP” oil spill was a mega-disaster characterized as the petroleum industry’s largest-volume marine oil spill in history.

Assessing impacts of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico Date: J Source: National Academy of Sciences Summary: While numerous studies are under way to determine the. This led to the oil spill and explosion, which happened on Apa disaster, which the world remembers as the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill (Miller, et.

al., pp. Some major victims of this spill were marine creatures who had their homes and habitats destroyed by the spilled oil in the sea. BP fights to stop the Gulf of Mexico spill – and salvage its reputation With millions of gallons of oil a day still polluting the sea, the company.

The oil that flowed from the wellhead was a sweet Louisiana crude, a light oil that is readily dispersed and was aided by dispersants, and the spill occurred at 5, feet : Allie Wilkinson. Suggested Citation: "3 Short- and Long-Term Effects on Human Health." Institute of Medicine.

Assessing the Effects of the Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill on Human Health: A Summary of the June Workshop. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / The Gulf of Mexico oil spill’s impacts are wide-reaching and will.teria eat, the oil droplets change in size and consistency.

Photo by DROPPS/Tagbo H.R. Niepa, adapted by Chris Hale. FIGURE 2. Diagram of scientifically documented impacts from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, organized by level: the organism or individual level, the population level, and the community or ecosystem level.The BP oil spill - also referred to as the Deepwater Horizon oil spill - erupted on Apsparking an day disaster that's considered to be one of the largest oil spills in U.S.

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