A Unified Command has been established to manage response operations to the April 20, 2010 “Deepwater Horizon” incident. A Unified Command links the organizations responding to an incident and provides a forum for those organizations to make consensus decisions. This site is maintained by the Unified Command’s Joint Information Center (JIC), which provides the public with reliable, timely information about the response.
The names and websites for agencies and organizations involved in the Unified Command are provided below.
|BP||Transocean||USCG||Minerals Management Service|
|NOAA||U.S. Environmental Protection Agency||U.S. Department of Homeland Security||U.S. Department of the Interior|
|U.S. Department of Defense||U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service||National Park Service||Department of State|