We've listed some of the best and most productive journalists covering the Gulf oil spill, along with links that will help you go directly to their work.
As the court cases proliferate, you may need to know more about some of the key laws and treaties that bear on oil spills and offshore drilling.
Here are some key research institutions focused on topics related to the Gulf oil spill, withexpert contacts when available.
There is a vast network of local, regional, and national groups at work responding in various ways to the Gulf spill. Many are rescuing birds, addressing health issues, or challenging government policies. And some are taking pictures and writing their stories.
The oil and gas industry, one of the most powerful forces in the U.S. economy and political arena, has its complex and sweeping interests represented by a wide array of state, local, national, and international trade and lobby groups. Here are some key ones.
Much of the response to the Deepwater Horizon disaster and other oil and gas issues comes from state agencies. Here are some of the key ones for each state.