Deepwater Horizon Trustees Release SOPS
Posted on May 27th, 2016
ELI Gulf Team, May 25, 2016 (updated May 26, 2016)
Earlier this month, the Deepwater Horizon trustees quietly released 70 pages of their Deepwater Horizon Standard Operating Procedures (SOPS) which say how the $8.8 billion will be managed over the long term. Read highlights of some of the key points.
So far about $150 million in Deepwater Horizon related funding has been awarded to Texas for ecosystem restoration, conservation and research projects.
Toby Baker, commissioner Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) is overseeing the implementation of the RESTORE Act. Read his March 14, 2016 editorial on the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill.