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Stop New Offshore Drilling

By Patagonia   |   Apr 15, 2019 April 15, 2019

The Trump administration wants to open almost all of America’s coastline to the oil industry, putting our beaches and oceans at serious risk. Fifty years ago, an offshore rig spilled 100,000 barrels of crude oil into California’s Santa Barbara Channel, creating a 35-mile slick that fouled the… Read More

Stories From the Gulf – Where Oil and Seafood Mix

Stories From the Gulf – Where Oil and Seafood Mix

By Jim Little   |   Oct 11, 2010 October 11, 2010

This summer, Patagonia teamed up with non-profit environmental and social justice group, Louisiana Bucket Brigade (LABB), to assist with a project massive in scale and ambition: to track the full impact of the greatest ecological disaster in American history, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill of Spring 2010. The… Read More

Stories From the Gulf – Birds Falling Out of the Sky

Stories From the Gulf – Birds Falling Out of the Sky

By Denise Schutte   |   Oct 8, 2010 October 8, 2010

This summer, Patagonia teamed up with non-profit environmental and social justice group, Louisiana Bucket Brigade (LABB), to assist with a project massive in scale and ambition: to track the full impact of the greatest ecological disaster in American history, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill of Spring 2010. The… Read More

Stories from the Gulf – The Town Meeting

Stories from the Gulf – The Town Meeting

By Kevin Alldredge   |   Oct 7, 2010 October 7, 2010

This summer, Patagonia teamed up with non-profit environmental and social justice group, Louisiana Bucket Brigade (LABB), to assist with a project massive in scale and ambition: to track the full impact of the greatest ecological disaster in American history, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill of Spring 2010. The… Read More

Stories from the Gulf – Oil in the Bathtub

Stories from the Gulf – Oil in the Bathtub

By Maggie Robinson   |   Oct 6, 2010 October 6, 2010

This summer, Patagonia teamed up with non-profit environmental and social justice group, Louisiana Bucket Brigade (LABB), to assist with a project massive in scale and ambition: to track the full impact of the greatest ecological disaster in American history, the Deepwater Horizon oil spill of Spring 2010. The… Read More

Stories from the Gulf – Living on the Lottery

Stories from the Gulf – Living on the Lottery

By Naomi Helbling   |   Oct 5, 2010 October 5, 2010

When I got on the plane for New Orleans, the only thing I was sure of was that we would be working as outreach crews, administering surveys around Plaquemines Parish. I’d never done anything like this before and the feeling was indescribable as I walked down a long,… Read More

Why We Support Grassroots Activists

Why We Support Grassroots Activists

By Enviro editor   |   May 13, 2010 May 13, 2010

Two small grassroots organizations that Patagonia supports have hit the news recently for their work on the Gulf of Mexico oil spill. The Deepwater Horizon drilling rig sank after a fire on April 22. Afterwards, John Amos, a geologist and founder of SkyTruth, went to work. Using the skill… Read More