Oil Spill Response
For information about the National Park Service response to the Deepwater Horizon (MC 252) Oil Spill and the ongoing recovery process click here.
Did You Know?
Gulf Islands National Seashore's Fort Massachusetts, on West Ship Island 12 miles off the Mississippi coastline, was covered by the 30-foot storm surge from Hurricane Katrina on August 29, 2005. The fort has been reopened to the public.