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Crude Oil Spills and Health


This site, sponsored by the National Institutes of Health, National Library of Medicine's Disaster Information Management Research Center, is both a portal site for some of the general information about oil spills and a portal site for specific information about the health aspects of such disasters. The three main subject headings dedicated to health, both physical and menta ...

National Response Center


The National Response Center is a part of the federally established National Response System and is the sole national point of contact for reporting all oil, chemical, radiological, biological and etiological discharges into the environment anywhere in the United States and its territories.

NOAA Office of Response and Restoration


The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) Office of Response and Restoration web site provides a broad overview of the agency's response to the BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill. Besides the many links to general Deepwater Horizon information, the site allows you to view a video of NOAA Corps Ensign Jasmine Cousins, who is filmed on board the NOAA ship Thomas Jef ...

Restore the Gulf


Restore the Gulf is the official portal for the Deepwater British Petroleum Oil Spill response and recovery. It provides the public with information on the response, current operations, news and updates, how to file a claim and obtain other assistance, and links to federal, state, and local partners. Federal partners include the following: Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Coast Guard, Department of Energy, Environmental P ...