Arctic Sunrise Gulf Oil Spill Expedition

Image | September 11, 2010

Yellow buoys attached to the marine acoustic recording system float behind the Greenpeace ship, MY Arctic Sunrise, in the Gulf of Mexico. Greenpeace, partnered with teams of independent scientists, has been investigating the environmental effects of the oil spill and toxic dispersants used to break up the four million barrels of crude oil spilled in the worst environmental disaster in United States history.