Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Information


What to expect in South Florida from the Deepwater Horizon/BP Oil Spill

Hurricanes and the Oil Spill

Hurricanes and the Oil Spill (Spanish version)

View the latest NOAA update on the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

View the latest Multi-Agency update on the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill

Current Oil Slick Map (Florida Emergency Operations Center)


Florida Department of Environmental Protection (Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill Page)


Important Contacts

--- For information on the oil spill, please call the Florida Emergency Information Line at 1 (800) 342-3557

--- For NOAA media inquiries, please contact Keeley Belva at or (301) 713-3066

--- For response inquiries, please call the Joint Information Center (JIC) at (985) 902-5231 or (985) 902-5240

To report oil on land, or for general community and volunteer information, please call (866) 448-5816

--- To report oiled wildlife, please call (866) 557-1401

--- To submit a claim for damages, please call (800) 440-0858

--- To submit your vessel for the Vessel of Opportunity Program, please call (866) 279-7983 or (877) 847-7470 is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.