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Florida Emergency Information Line: 1-800-342-3557

Important Contacts

  • For NOAA media inquiries, please contact Keeley Belva at or 301.713.3066
  • For response inquiries, please phone 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 phone 866.448.5816
  • To report oiled or injured wildlife, please phone 866.557.1401
  • To discuss spill related damage claims, please phone 800.440.0858
  • BP is asking fishermen for their assistance in cleaning up the oil spill. BP is calling this the Vessel of Opportunities Program and through it, BP is looking to contract shrimp boats, oyster boats and other vessels for hire to deploy boom in the Gulf of Mexico. Fishermen should phone 281.366.5511 about this program.


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