DWH Oil Spill Related

This page contains a variety of informative links and reports detailing what MBNEP and our partners are doing to improve and protect water quality, living resources, habitats, and human uses in response to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.

Most Recent

The RESTORE Council published the list of 50 projects put forward by the 5 Gulf States and 5 federal agencies and tribes, for consideration for the first round of RESTORE funding from the “Council-Selected Restoration Component”. Over the next few months these projects will be evaluated by the Council, and at some point this spring the council will issue a “Funded Priority List (FPL)”, made up of sub-set of these projects. You can review the RESTORE Council's statement and view the full list of projects below.

RESTORE Council's Statement

Full list of projects, with links to more specific information

Funding Deepwater Horizon Restoration & Recovery: how much, going where, for what?

Transocean Plea Agreement

BP Pleads Guilty to Criminal Charges in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon Oil Disaster

The RESTORE Act and Additional Information


A Guide to the RESTORE Act By Jyotika I. Virmani

The RESTORE Act Flow Chart and Bill Comparison

NRDA Related Links and Reports

Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Draft Phase I Early Restoration Plan and Environmental Assessment

Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Task Force

Gulf of Mexico Regional Ecosystem Restoration Strategy

EPA Links and Reports

Coastal Recovery Commision Links and Reports

Other Great Links and Reports