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May 4, 2010

Get the latest updates on the Gulf oil spill from Conservancy staff in the field, visit

  • The Conservancy's Response to the Oil Spill, Nature Conservancy President and CEO Mark Tercek says the Conservancy is acting to help those on the front lines of response to the Gulf oil spill.
  • The Latest from Louisiana, We talk with Keith Ouchley, director of The Nature Conservancy in Louisiana, to get the latest on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill and its potential effects on that state's coastal ecology and economy.
  • Alabama:  "I think of all the people I meant to bring here", The Conservancy's Bill Finch visits the marshes of Grand Bay for what might be a last look at an incredible ecosystem before the Gulf oil spill hits.
  • Alabama:  Wave Too Rough for Booms, Alabama's Bayou community worries as the waves off its coast were too rough yesterday to deploy oil-containing booms, reports the Conservancy's Bill Finch.
  • Alabama:  We're Doing All We Can Do, Bill Finch, the Conservancy's director of conservation in Alabama, says the Conservancy is moving to protect its oyster reef restoration projects there from the coming oil slick -- but there are thousands of miles of coastline to go.


Thank you for your support during this difficult time.  Please stay tuned for more updates from the Gulf.

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