#Oil spill

  • Article: Heroic Volunteers in Brazil Are Cleaning Up a Massive and Mysterious Oil Spill

    Heroic Volunteers in Brazil Are Cleaning Up a Massive and Mysterious Oil Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|Oct. 22, 2019

    “People in the north-east are cleaning the oil from the coast with their own hands.” Read more

  • Feature: One of the World's Last Pristine Marine Environments Is in Danger

    One of the World's Last Pristine Marine Environments Is in Danger

    By Olivia KestinErica Sanchez  and  Joe McCarthy|March 13, 2019

    Eighty-five percent of the species found in the bight are found nowhere else in the world. Read more

  • Article: One of the Worst Oil Spills in History Is Getting Worse

    One of the Worst Oil Spills in History Is Getting Worse

    By Joe McCarthy|Jan. 17, 2018

    And there’s little chance that it will be cleaned up. Read more

  • Article: The 10 Most Powerful Reactions to the Keystone Pipeline Spill

    The 10 Most Powerful Reactions to the Keystone Pipeline Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 17, 2017

    For opponents, this spill is a concrete example of the risks of further construction. Read more

  • Article: Trump Administration Greenlights Arctic Drilling Venture, Despite Risk of Oil Spill

    Trump Administration Greenlights Arctic Drilling Venture, Despite Risk of Oil Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|July 21, 2017

    A spill would be nearly impossible to clean. Read more