THE DEEP WATER OIL SPILLS

THE BP OIL SPILLS

WHO STOPED THE BP OIL SPILL

The deep water horizon oil spill was cause by the company BP, also known as British petroleum. It happened when there Macon do prospect blow up the deep water horizon oil rig. A Macon do prospect is a prospect in the USA. the explosion took 11 lives and is considered the USA's largest accidental marine oil spill in history.

WHAT HAPPENED HAPPENED TO THE ANIMALS AFTER THE BP OIL SPILL

Four years after USA's largest oil spill in history, animals are and wildlife are still suffering the effects of the BP oil spill. They have effected the lively hood of the bottle nose dolphin, the sea turtle, and has diseased the gulfs fish that live amongst the coral reefs. The largest effect is the death rate of the bottle nose dolphin and the sea turtle that are dying in record numbers. Evidence shows that this is the effect of the BP oil spill.

WHERE DID THE BP OIL SPILL HAPPEN

The BP oil spill happened in the gulf of Mexico. Gas and oil from an leaking pipe then spread 67.5 km to the cost of Louisiana and left it's mark there until 87 days later when they noticed the leak and then caped the pipe that was making the leak which stopped the leak but there is still gas and oil there today.

WHY DID THE BP OIL SPILL HAPPEN

The BP oil spill happened when BP was drilling a very complicated well to find oil and gas that reached 13,000 feet below the ocean floor. After 74 days of drilling later and BP was ready to cap the Macon do Prospect. That next day four executives came to celebrate the ending of the drilling. what happened after that was a lot of human and technical fails, and a lot of risk tacking that as a result, the whole thing collapsed and blow up right before they were about to ship it off

WHEN DID THE BP OIL SPILL HAPPEN

On April 20 2010 the rig blow up and billions of gallons of oil and gas went into the gulf of Mexico. Some off the gas and went67,5 km over to Louisiana and 87 days later in July 15 2010 they started fixing it. the next day, BP gave 20,000,000,000 dollars into fixing what they started.

HOW DID THEY STOP THE BP OIL SPILL

the one way BP tried to put barrels with pertruliom and drop them in the hole in the ground. the barrels were filled with 160 L of petruliom, they dropped around 50,000 of these barrels into the leak. They also tried using gamma ray imaging which would visually pierce the leak and make it easier to cap it.