Oil Impacts on Coastal Wetlands: Implications for the Mississippi River Delta Ecosystem after the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

@inproceedings{Mendelssohn2012OilIO,
  title={Oil Impacts on Coastal Wetlands: Implications for the Mississippi River Delta Ecosystem after the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill},
  author={I. Mendelssohn and G. Andersen and D. Baltz and R. Caffey and K. Carman and J. Fleeger and S. Joye and Q. Lin and E. Maltby and E. Overton and L. Rozas},
  year={2012}
}
On 20 April 2010, the Deepwater Horizon explosion, which released a US government—estimated 4.9 million barrels of crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico, was responsible for the death of 11 oil workers and, possibly, for an environmental disaster unparalleled in US history. For 87 consecutive days, the Macondo well continuously released crude oil into the Gulf of Mexico. Many kilometers of shoreline in the northern Gulf of Mexico were affected, including the fragile and ecologically important… Expand
Environmental effects of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill: A review.
Avoidance of oil contaminated sediments by estuarine fishes
Impacts of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on the salt marsh vegetation of Louisiana.
Response of salt marshes to oiling from the Deepwater Horizon spill: Implications for plant growth, soil surface-erosion, and shoreline stability.
...
1
2
3
4
5
...

References

SHOWING 1-10 OF 65 REFERENCES
Projected Impact of Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill on U.S. Gulf Coast Wetlands
Response of Coastal Fishes to the Gulf of Mexico Oil Disaster
Impacts and recovery of the Deepwater Horizon oil spill on vegetation structure and function of coastal salt marshes in the northern Gulf of Mexico.
In Situ Burning Restores the Ecological Function and Structure of an Oil-Impacted Coastal Marsh
Fate and effects of a heavy fuel oil spill on a Georgia salt marsh
Long-term recovery of a Louisiana brackish marsh plant community from oil-spill impact: vegetation response and mitigating effects of marsh surface elevation.
The effects of oil spill and clean-up on dominant US Gulf coast marsh macrophytes: a review.
...
1
2
3
4
5
...