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Posted byon July 18, 2012 at 10:54 AM EDT
Two years removed from the spill, the Gulf of Mexico is back in business.
Posted byon June 29, 2012 at 7:17 PM EDT
Our goal and commitment is not simply to address the damage caused by the Deepwater Horizon oil spill - it is to ensure the long term improvement and restoration of the Gulf Coast and its unique ecosystems.
Posted byon October 18, 2011 at 10:08 AM EDT
A prize launched in July 2010 inspired a competition among entrepreneurs, engineers, and scientists to develop innovative, rapidly deployable, and highly efficient methods of cleaning up oil spills from the ocean surface.
Posted byon December 1, 2010 at 11:00 AM EDT
White House Executive Chef Cris Comerford higlights today's menu at the White House Mess including oysters, crab, shrimp and trout from the Gulf Coast region in honor of "America's Night Out for Gulf Seafood."
Posted byon November 3, 2010 at 4:54 PM EDT
Michael R. Bromwich, Director the Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, Regulation and Enforcement in the Department of Interior, addresses criticisms of federal employees responsible for conducting inspections on offshore rigs.
Posted byon August 25, 2010 at 7:07 PM EDT
The Chair of the White House Council on Environmental Quality traveled to Louisiana to view relief work following the Deepwater oil spill and discuss long-term Gulf Coast restoration and recovery.
Posted byon August 20, 2010 at 12:00 AM EDT
This week, travel with the First Family to Panama City Beach, Florida for a weekend of swimming, mini-golf, and meeting with local business owners. Next up, the President hits the road traveling to Milwaukee, Seattle and Columbus to talk to business owners and families about the economy.
Posted byon August 17, 2010 at 9:07 AM EDT
Under Secretary of Commerce for Oceans and Atmosphere and the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Dr. Jane Lubchenco stops by the White House for a live chat on the safety of seafood from the Gulf of Mexico.
Posted byon August 14, 2010 at 8:36 PM EDT
The First Family travels to Florida's Gulf Coast and the President and First Lady join area small business owners and Navy Secretary Ray Mabus for a roundtable discussion on the recovery of the region.
Posted byon August 13, 2010 at 10:35 AM EDT
Director of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, Dr. Jane Lubchenco hosts a live chat to answer your questions about the safety of seafood from the Gulf of Mexico.