Noteworthy McClatchy stories about the BP oil spill in the Gulf

June 4, 2010 

From the start, reporters from the McClatchy Washington Bureau and from The Miami Herald, the Biloxi Sun-Herald, The Bradenton Herald, the Anchorage Daily News, the Charlotte Observer, the Ft. Worth Star-Telegram, The Sacramento Bee and other McClatchy newspapers have provided much of the most aggressive coverage of the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Here're links to some of their most important stories about the Deepwater Horizon disaster.

THE SPILL'S SIZE

REGULATORY SHORTCOMINGS

THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION

HEALTH EFFECTS

THE ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS>

  • Oil spill's effects on sea life may not be limited to the Gulf
  • Oil spill's scope threatens Gulf's endangered marine life
  • Researchers worry about oil dispersants' impact, too
  • Quest for oil leaves trail of damage across the globe
  • Gulf recovered from last big oil spill, but is this one different?
  • THE ECONOMIC IMPACT

  • Gulf oil spill's economic impact will be long term
  • Gulf shrimpers fear oil spill will put them out of business
  • 'Everything we came to Grand Isle for is gone'
  • Gulf oil spill threatens Louisiana Native Americans' way of life
  • LEGAL ISSUES

    THE EXPLOSION

    U.S. ENERGY POLICY

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