Permalink: https://media.greenpeace.org/archive/BP-Oil-Spill-Cleanup-27MZIFI3MWP0.htmlConceptually similarBP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Slick in the Gulf of MexicoGP028IRCompleted★★★★BP Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill in the Gulf of MexicoGP028IPCompleted★★★★Oil Containment Boom in LouisianaGP0236GCompleted★★★★Gulf Oil Survey 2012GP048SZCompleted★★★★Gulf Oil Survey 2012GP048SSCompleted★★★★Oiled Marshland in LouisianaGP022P5Completed★★★★★★Oiled Marshland in LouisianaGP02B1VCompleted★★★★★★Oil from Oil Rig Disaster in LouisianaGP0239TCompleted★★★★Climate: BP Oil Spill Impacts and Clean up InvestigationGP02976Completed★★★★View AllGP029KCBP Oil Spill CleanupA member of a contract crew uses a special vacuum to suck oil from the marshes around Bay Jimmy, northeast of Grand Isle. Boom is deployed here to keep the oiled marshes from affecting nearby uncontaminated marshes.Locations:North America-United States of AmericaDate:24 Aug, 2010Credit:© United States Coast GuardMaximum size:3814px X 2616pxKeywords:Boats-British Petroleum (BP)-Cleaning-Coastal features-Day-Disasters-Equipment-KWCI (GPI)-Manual workers-Marine pollution-Oceans (campaign title)-Oceans (topography)-Oil (fossil fuel)-Oil (Industry)-Oil spills-One person-Outdoors-Toxics (campaign title)-Waste managementShoot:Deepwater Horizon Oil Rig DisasterScenes from the Deepwater Horizon drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico. The BP leased, Transocean mobile offshore drilling platform was engulfed in flames after an explosion April 20 and sank in 5,000 feet of water in the Gulf of Mexico. Eleven workers died. Oil gushed from the deepwater wellhead into the Gulf of Mexico for more than 100 days until a relief well was drilled and the leaking well clogged with mud.