Monthly Archives: December 2016


RPI publishes paper on “Oil Spill Response-Related Injuries on Sand Beaches: When Shoreline Treatment Extends the Impacts Beyond the Oil”

RPI and USFWS scientists published an article in the Theme Section for the journal Marine Environmental Progress Series (MEPS) entitled “Response of nearshore ecosystems to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.” The Deepwater Horizon spill resulted in chronic, multi-year re-oiling and up to 4 yr of extensive and often intensive treatments. Of the 965 km of sand beaches that were oiled, shoreline […]