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Erika Blumenfeld

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In Pictures: Gulf spill agony

Doctors continue to treat people suffering from acute chemical exposure in aftermath of oil spill and toxic response.

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In Pictures: Gulf seafood woes

Fisheries in the Gulf of Mexico are in the initial phase of collapse, according to scientists.

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In Pictures: Gulf Coast ecosystem in peril

After marine wildlife throughout region were exposed to oil and dispersants, many species experienced mass deaths.

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In pictures: BP's oil disaster, two years on

On the second anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon disaster, we look at the devastation wrought upon the Gulf of Mexico.

Environment

In Pictures: Oil still 'seeps' in the Gulf

The size and location of an oil seep in the Gulf of Mexico indicates that it could be caused by human activity.

Environment

In Pictures: Gulf seafood industry struggling

Over a year after the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, local seafood businesses are closing due to smaller catches.

Environment

In Pictures: Lawsuits mount against BP

BP faces a raft of criminal and civil litigation for its role in last year's Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

Environment

In Pictures: Sick Gulf residents blame BP

Over a year after the BP oil disaster, many Gulf Coast residents have been reporting serious health problems.

Humanitarian crises

In Pictures: BP oil spill damage continues

Two Louisiana beaches were closed to the public after Tropical Storm Lee uncovered huge tar and oil mats.

Environment

In Pictures: Ongoing BP oil leaks in Gulf

Al Jazeera spots a swath of silvery oil sheen near BP's crippled Macondo well in the Gulf of Mexico.

Health

Exposing the human side of BP's oil spill

In pictures: Doctors in the Gulf attribute deaths and illnesses to harmful dispersants used in the clean-up effort.

Environment

Toxic contamination of the Gulf environment

In pictures: Residents, fishermen and scientists believe that living on the coast is hazardous to their health.