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In August 2014, the Gulf Coast Ecosystem Restoration Council (Council) announced that members may begin submitting proposals to the Council for funding consideration.

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Featured Fact Sheet

What is the National Response Center? (PDF, 1 page - 149 KB)

Biweekly Response Update

September 17, 2013

  • Monthly meeting with parish president scheduled for September 30
  • Ongoing operations in coastal Louisiana

See the full Biweekly Response Update

September 4, 2013

View the most recent
Shoreline Cleanup Assessment Team Report.

West Wing Week - Video Preview

West Wing Week: "Dispatches from the Gulf"

This video travels through America's Gulf Coast. Get a behind the scenes look at the early days of the federal government’s unprecedented and historic effort to clean up the Deepwater Horizon BP oil spill.

Read the Initial Comprehensive Plan

The Initial Comprehensive Plan and accompanying documents (Appendix A, Programmatic Environmental Assessment and Response to Public Comments) were unanimously approved by the Council on August 28, 2013.