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Editorial: Understanding the Effects of the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

September 2, 2014

The Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative (GoMRI) was established by BP immediately after the catastrophic Deepwater Horizon incident at the Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico, in April 2010. In addition to the tragic loss of 11 lives, petroleum released and dispersants used to treat the spill constituted a major environmental event affecting the Gulf's ecosystem and human population. To read more, click here.

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