Did the oil from the 2010 oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico reach the Atlantic?
I am basically asking if this really happened.
- Bad Moon RisingLv 78 years agoFavorite Answer
The Gulf of Mexico is the Atlantic and yes they think that it got caught up in the Gulf Stream which flows from the gulf up to Greenland.
- jayesLv 43 years ago
That oil spill became into in shallow water so all of it have been given to the exterior at as quickly as. on the exterior organic micro organism ate the oil so via the time it reached the US there became into little or no left. This spill is deeper. they're additionally including dispersant to the oil. no person relatively understand what the disperstants will do with the oil at that intensity. mom nature could have the ability freshen up the oil with out challenge. the actual challenge often is the wear and tear carried out to the foodstuff chain earlier nature eats up the oil. The foodstuff chain take longer to recuperate.
- 8 years ago