Mobile Baykeeper's Updates
This blog post was written by Tammy Herrington, Deputy Director of the Mobile Baykeeper. Mobile Baykeeper works strongly with south Alabama residents interested in protecting the Mobile Bay including how to document impacts from the BP oil disaster.
A public meeting for commercial fishermen and others impacted by the Gulf oil spill is planned for 5:30 p.m. Thursday at Alma Bryant High School auditorium in Bayou La Batre. http://blog.al.com/live/2010/08/oil_impact_meeting_planned_in.html
Meeting for those affected by oil spill planned in Bayou La Batre
Published: Tuesday, August 17, 2010, 5:15 PM
Dr. J. Steven Picou will present “Recovering from the BP Gulf Oil Disaster – Lessons Learned from the Exxon Valdez,” on August 6, as part of a continuing series of forums hosted by the University of South Alabama Baldwin County. Picou said he will be discussing the 20 year impact of the Exxon Valdez oil spill on communities in Alaska. “And, we will be drawing similarities to Gulf Coast communities in terms of the impacts of the BP catastrophe to date,” he said.
THE WALLACE GLOBAL FUND
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Contact: Ellen Dorsey, Executive Director
202-452-1530 x 108
Wallace Global Fund Announces Emergency Funding for Groups Dealing with Gulf Spill
Gulf Coast Regional Coordinator
SweetWater fundraiser kickoff party - Aug. 1 at The Hangout in Gulf Shores, featuring Wet Willie with Jimmy Hall and the Hurricane Horns, along with opening act, Wes Loper
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