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Google Crisis Response: Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill
Entry ID: GoogleCrisisResponseGulfofMexicoOilSpill
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Summary
Abstract: On April 20, 2010, an explosion occurred on the semi-submersible offshore drilling rig Deepwater Horizon in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 rig workers and injuring 17 others. On April 24, it was found that the wellhead was damaged and was leaking oil into the Gulf. This significant spill poses a serious threat to wildlife, affecting as many as 400 species along the coastal areas of Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida.

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Link: GET SERVICE > ACCESS MAP VIEWER
Description: Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill map viewer.
ISO Topic Category
ENVIRONMENT
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER
OCEANS
Service Provider
Google

Service Provider Personnel
Name: GOOGLE
Phone: 1-650-253-0000
Fax: 1-650-253-0001
Contact Address:
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
City: Mountain View
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94043
Country: USA
Personnel
GOOGLE
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1-650-253-0000
Fax: 1-650-253-0001
Contact Address:
1600 Amphitheatre Parkway
City: Mountain View
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94043
Country: USA

MICHAEL MORAHAN
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: 301-614-5107
Fax: 301-614-5304
Email: Michael.P.Morahan at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Code 610.2
City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2010-05-05
SERF Last Revision Date: 2010-05-13
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