Top Kill turns out to be Buzz Kill

According to the Christian Science Monitor and other news outlets, BP’s third attempt to stem the flow of oil from the Macondo wellhead by pumping copious amounts of drilling mud down the shaft – a.k.a. top kill – has failed. Apparently engineers...

“Unprecedented”

Several times this week, we’ve heard President Obama and others refer to the Deepwater Horizon / Macondo spill as “unprecedented.” But as we’ve mentioned previously on this blog and elsewhere that is hardly the case… One only need to go...

KYH2O and Basins of Relations

Around 100 people showed up at Chaparral Auditorium in Ojai to see ‘Cycle of Insanity’ and hear Brock Dolman’s talk about water and watersheds. Many thanks to the Ojai Valley Green Coalition for sponsoring this event! The ‘Know Your H2O’...