Last modified on March 22, 2014, at 22:44

2010 Gulf Coast Oil Spill

Affected City/Cities New Orleans, Biloxi, Pascagoula, Grand Isle, Gulfport, Bay St. Louis, Mobile, Dauphin Island, Pensacola, Jefferson County (TX), Galveston County (TX), Orange County (TX)
Affected State/States Louisiana, Texas, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida
Affected Country/Countries USA
Type Chemical spill or release
Start date 2010/04/20
Twitter hashtags #oilspill





Wikipedia entry on Deepwater Horizon oil rig explosion and subsequent oil spill
BP and the Federal Government have established hotlines for members of the public
To report oiled or injured wildlife,
please call 1-866-557-1401.
To discuss spill related damage claims,
please call 1-800-440-0858.
To report oil on land, or for general Community and Volunteer Information,
please call 1-866-448-5816.