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Coast Guard responds to crude oil leak in Rattlesnake Bayou

Coast Guard, state and federal agencies are responding to an oil leak south of New Orleans near Port Sulphur in the Rattlesnake Bayou, according to a Coast Guard news release. Four response boats and …

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Coast Guard and Taylor Energy disagree over source of 14-year Gulf oil leak

The U.S. Coast Guard isn’t buying Taylor Energy’s explanation about what’s causing the oil company’s 14-year-old leak in the Gulf of Mexico. Scientists hired by Taylor Energy say an oil-soaked area of …

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Coast Guard orders Taylor Energy to stop 14-year oil leak

The Coast Guard is coming down hard on the owners of a broken oil platform that has been allowed to leak off southeast Louisiana for more than 14 years. New federal estimates put the leak rate at the …

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Federal Judge Bans Fracking Off California Coast

“Offshore fracking also pollutes our air, and underground disposal of fracking wastewater poses an earthquake threat to coastal communities,” said Wolf. “The risks of fracking get clearer …

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Dead Zones Increasing Off Oregon Coast, Including California, Washington

A lack of data has been a major hurdle in understanding these dead zone pockets, with only about four sensors out in the ocean. This new project will bring the number up to 40. Over the summer …

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Environmental groups raise concerns about Gulf Coast petrochemical boom

In a new report tallying up the Gulf Coast petrochemical industry boom of recent years, environmental groups say they’re worried industrial facilities are being built too close to flood-prone areas. F…

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How the ethane molecule changed the Gulf Coast — and the world

That molecule, described chemically as C2H6, is transforming the Gulf Coast economy and reshaping global markets … was among the first shale formations exploited by the drilling and fracking techniq…

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Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing in US waters – KRIS Corpus Christi News


KRIS Corpus Christi News

Coast Guard interdicts lancha crew illegally fishing in US waters
KRIS Corpus Christi News
Coast Guard crews from Corpus Christi interdicted a Mexican lancha crew illegally fishing in waters off the Texas coast on Sunday. According to the Coast Guard, four fishermen onboard the boat were detained and turned over to Border Patrol for processing.
Coast Guard halts Mexican boat crew engaged in illegal fishingVictoria Advocate

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Texas Gulf Coast exports more oil than it imports for the first time

Rapid technological advances in fracking, the process of unlocking oil and gas deep … The Houston-Galveston region comprises multiple ports of entry along the Texas Gulf Coast, including Houston, Te…

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Crews to remove oil from decades-old shipwreck off Newfoundland coast

TWILLINGATE, N.L. — More than three decades after it sunk off Newfoundland’s picturesque Notre Dame Bay, work begins Tuesday to extract leaking bulk oil from the wreck of the Manolis L. The paper car…

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