ESRI’s Gulf Oil Spill Map

ESRI has prepared a map displaying the April 20, 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico.

More about the oil spill and the map from ESRI:

“On April 20, 2010, Transocean Ltd. reported an explosion and subsequent fire on board the semi-submersible drilling rig Deepwater Horizon. The incident has resulted in a massive oil spill and has been declared an Incident of National Significance by President Obama.

“This interactive map focuses on the Gulf oil spill and allows you to view location-based feeds, including recent news, and YouTube videos.

You can also place new information on the map, including links to websites, photos, videos, and other relevant information. To add content, simply choose a feature icon, click on the map, and provide a link to your content.”” (ESRI)

To access ESRI’s Oil Spill Map, click here.

Information and picture taken directly from:

Gretchen Grajo, VERTICES intern

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