Gulf Oil Spill ppt.

8,463 views

Published on

This power point was all the information we learned about the Gulf Oil Spill. It is very interesting what we learned.

Published in: Education
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
8,463
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
316
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
208
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Gulf Oil Spill ppt.

  1. 1. Killer Oil Spill Rocks the Gulf By: Ernest, Carter, and Levi
  2. 2. What animals were affected by the oil spill? <ul><li>Many turtles have been effected. The Kemp’s Ridley, the Green Turtle, the logger head Turtle, and the hawksbill Turtle. </li></ul><ul><li>Other animals, such as birds, are the gulls, pelicans, roseate spoonbills, egrets, terns, and blue herons. </li></ul><ul><li>Also dolphins, and many fish have been effected. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Total Deaths of Animals. <ul><li>* 134,678 total dead animals </li></ul><ul><li>* 4,080 dead birds </li></ul><ul><li>* 525 dead sea turtles </li></ul><ul><li>* 72 dead dolphins </li></ul><ul><li>* 1 dead reptile </li></ul>
  4. 4. How Much Oil Was Poured Into The Ocean? <ul><li>The total amount was 315,112,085 gallons. </li></ul><ul><li>There was 2,604,000 gallons being poured a day until it was capped. </li></ul><ul><li>It should take years for all the oil to get cleaned up. </li></ul>
  5. 5. Other Solutions BP is doing. <ul><li>Right now BP is pumping chemicals into the water and they are eating the oil. </li></ul><ul><li>The other solutions BP is looking at are… </li></ul><ul><li>Burning the oil in small amounts at a time. </li></ul><ul><li>Filtering the oil off shore. </li></ul><ul><li>Collecting for later processing. </li></ul>
  6. 6. Bibliography <ul><li>http://www.pbs.org/newshour/rundown/2010/05/how-much-oil-has-spilled-in-the-gulf-of-mexico.html </li></ul><ul><li>http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Deepwater_Horizon_oil_spill </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2010/05/03/gulf-oil-spill-photos-ani_n_560813.html#s97148 </li></ul>
  7. 7. Thank You For Watching!!!

×