Meeting a gentleman shrimper on the bayou
May 5, 2010, 1 p.m. by Switchboard Natural Resources Defense Council Staff Blog
In Louisiana, the NRDC team meets Kip, a shrimper for 26 years who was watching the impending oil slick with trepidation.
Deepwater Dispatches: The worst possible time
May 5, 2010, 12:50 p.m. by Switchboard Natural Resources Defense Council Staff Blog
Video: From the NRDC team in New Orleans is an interview with a local fisherman about the horrible timing of the spill.
Gulf Coast oil spill: What's the impact on health?
May 5, 2010, 12:36 p.m. by Smarter Living
Dr. Gina Solomon provides answers to health questions raised by the oil rig explosion in the Gulf and the efforts being made to contain it.
The Pickens' plan to getting off oil
May 5, 2010, 11:29 a.m.
Former oilman T. Boone Pickens talks about the need to get off foreign oil and the recent spill in the Gulf Coast.
Alabama: Putting out the first line of defense against the oil spill
May 4, 2010, 2:31 p.m. by Nature Conservancy
A Nature Conservancy crew is finally able to set booms to protect an oyster reef restoration project at Coffee Island -- but it's only a thin line of defense.
Alabama: "I think of all the people I meant to bring here"
May 3, 2010, 2:10 p.m. by Nature Conservancy
The Conservancy's Bill Finch visits the marshes of Grand Bay for what might be a last look at an incredible ecosystem before the Gulf oil spill hits.
Mark Tercek: The oil spill and the Conservancy's response
May 3, 2010, 1:50 p.m. by Nature Conservancy
Nature Conservancy President and CEO Mark Tercek says the Conservancy is acting to help those on the front lines of response to the Gulf oil spill.
The real economic costs of the oil spill
May 3, 2010, 12:45 p.m.
CNBC's Brian Shactman talks to fishermen and charter boat owners about how the oil spill is crushing their industries.
EPA launches website on oil spill
April 30, 2010, 7:39 p.m. by Karl Burkart
The Deepwater Horizon incident is set to surpass the Exxon Valdez spill as the worst oil disaster in U.S. history. The EPA, the Coast Guard and Department of Homeland Security are providing breaking updates and resources online.