Gulf of Mexico
This unusually mobile species of sea cucumber has only been captured on film once before, in the Gulf of Mexico.
To save coastline, the state is attempting the “most important environmental construction project in US history.”
Sea life could be unable to survive in thousands of miles of ocean.
The devastating spill completely revolutionized oil spill research.
A fact check of Clinton’s speeches exposes contradictions between what she says and how she votes.
An international committee of scientists says the only way to save the vaquita porpoise from extinction could be breeding it in pens, but others say this could accelerate the demise of the marine mammal that only lives in the Gulf of California.
Shell Oil Spill Prompts Renewed Calls for a Moratorium on Oil and Gas Development in the Gulf of Mexico
An offshore rig operated by Royal Dutch Shell leaked over 88,000 gallons of oil into the Gulf of Mexico — a region which produces 17 percent of the nation's crude and supports a quarter of a million jobs.
Ninety-nine percent of public comment submitted to the US Department of Justice about the proposed settlement complained that BP would simply treat the penalty as a cost of doing business.
The state's auditor says the administration of embattled Gov. Robert Bentley is being "funny" about funds awarded to Alabama after the 2010 Deepwater Horizon disaster.
The Obama administration is opening up new areas of the Gulf of Mexico and Alaska to oil and natural gas extraction.