Negative Impacts of Oil Spills

Resource ID#: 126951 Primary Type: Perspectives Video: Expert
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Learn how the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution experts track oil-soaked sand patties on the Gulf Coast to monitor possible negative environmental impacts from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.

Subject(s): Science
Grade Level(s): 9, 10, 11, 12
Intended Audience: Educators , Students , Parents
Keywords: WHOI, DEEP-C, oil spill, environmental impacts, FSU, Gulf Oil Observers, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute, pollutants, remediation, marshlands, oil patty, oil-soaked sand patty, Deepwater Horizon, time series, geographical series
Instructional Component Type(s): Perspectives Video: Expert