Deepwater Horizon Response: Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Response

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This website served as the focal point for the Deepwater Horizon Unified Command, a group of organizations that had involvement with the British Petroleum (BP) explosion and oil spill that occurred in the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010. The website includes news feeds and information about health concerns, volunteer opportunities, contact information, and ongoing plans for the area. Various maps of the event and other resources are also available, chronicling the problem and the steps taken by the member organizations to deal with the effects.

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Deepwater Horizon Unified Command September 10, 2010.

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This website is part of the collection entitled: CyberCemetery and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 183 times . More information about this site can be viewed below.

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This website served as the focal point for the Deepwater Horizon Unified Command, a group of organizations that had involvement with the British Petroleum (BP) explosion and oil spill that occurred in the Gulf of Mexico in April 2010. The website includes news feeds and information about health concerns, volunteer opportunities, contact information, and ongoing plans for the area. Various maps of the event and other resources are also available, chronicling the problem and the steps taken by the member organizations to deal with the effects.

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"The Official Site of the Deepwater Horizon Unified Command."

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  • URL: http://cybercemetery.unt.edu/archive/deepwater/20100910164552/http://www.deepwaterhorizonresponse.com/go/site/2931/ External Link
  • URL: http://www.deepwaterhorizonresponse.com/go/site/2931/ External Link
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc36263

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CyberCemetery

The CyberCemetery provides permanent public access to the web sites and publications of defunct U.S. government agencies and commissions. This collection is provided through a partnership between the UNT Libraries, the U.S. Government Printing Office (GPO), and the National Archives and Records Administration (NARA), as part of the Federal Depository Library Program.

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Creation Date

  • September 10, 2010

Start & End Dates

  • April 20, 2010 - September 10, 2010

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • June 6, 2011, 11:39 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • Nov. 4, 2015, 6:11 p.m.

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Total Uses: 183

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Deepwater Horizon Unified Command. Deepwater Horizon Response: Gulf of Mexico Oil Spill Response, website, September 10, 2010; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc36263/: accessed September 21, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.