Data and Images 

  • Gulf of Mexico, 2004 (Blue Marble: Next Generation; satellite: NASA Terra/Aqua, sensor: MODIS)
  • Oiled brown pelican, Fort Jackson Wildlife Rehabilitation Center in Buras, Louisiana, June 11, 2010 (© Jose-Luis Magana/Greenpeace)
  • Surface oil extent, July 6, 2010 (NOAA/NESDIS Office of Satellite Data Processing and Distribution)
  • Observed oil extent on shorelines, July 6, 2010 (Shoreline Cleanup Assessment Technique [SCAT] via NOAA Environmental Response Management Application [ERMA])
  • Oiled marsh grass in Bay Batiste, Louisiana, June 16, 2010 (© Kate Davison/Greenpeace)
  • Sargassum seaweed (South Atlantic Fishery Management Council)
  • "Cold seep" tube worms and shrimp in the Gulf of Mexico (Minerals Management Service and NOAA Chemo III Project)