On the surface, Gulf oil spill is vanishing fast; concerns stay. New York Times

Scientists confirm underwater plumes are from spill. New York Times

Oil, natural gas leak into Barataria Bay. Thibodaux Daily Comet

Mexico worried by rise in hemorrhagic dengue. Associated Press

Climate change could spur Mexican migration to US: study. Agence France-Presse

Chesapeake, Devon of Oklahoma City asked to provide data for hydraulic fracturing study. Oklahoman

Seep in Gulf likely not tied to well, officials say. New York Times

Environmental groups ask judge to halt Swepco plant. KTBS

Gov. Bobby Jindal’s image is polished by Gulf oil spill. New Orleans Times-Picayune

Early look at spill’s ecological toll is alarming, scientists say. Wall Street Journal

Texas mayor encourages oil and gas industries to go green. Log Cabin Democrat

BP puts Gulf oil spill cost at nearly $4 billion. Associated Press

Gulf’s artificial islands already failing. Discovery News

Option of power from wind proposed. Tulsa World

Florida governor pushes state constitutional amendment banning drilling. Lakeland Ledger

Albuquerque says residents using too much water. Associated Press

BP says that oil flow has stopped as cap is tested. New York Times

Oil hits Louisiana’s largest seabird nesting area. Associated Press

Gov. Bobby Jindal presents plan for ecological, economic revitalization of coast. New Orleans Times-Picayune

BP says key test on blown Gulf well to start soon. Reuters

Scientists say Gulf spill altering food web. Associated Press

In New Orleans, Gulf oil spill anger turns to Obama. Christian Science Monitor

New offshore oil moratorium not focused on depth. Associated Press

BP: Gulf oil spill could be stopped this month. Washington Post

Gulf awash in 27,000 abandoned wells. Associated Press

Closer monitoring of undersea oil plumes urged by Florida senator. Associated Press

Gulf oil spill only the latest environmental battle waged in Lake Pontchartrain. News Orleans Times-Picayune

La. senator seeks $1B a year for restoring coast. Associated Press

Oil seeps into Lake Pontchartrain. Associated Press

It’s official: June hottest on record in Acadiana. Vermilion Today

Hitting a tiny bull’s-eye miles under the gulf. New York Times

BP oil spill costs rise above $3 billion. Associated Press

Rough weather curtails some Gulf cleanup work. Associated Press

Arkansas filmmakers try to gauge state’s climate view. Texarkana Gazette

BP relief well weeks away as hurricane hinders cleanup. Reuters

The EPA on dispersants: Cure is not worse than the disease. New York Times

Corps delivers overdue Category 5 hurricane protection study to Congress. New Orleans Times-Picayune

Gulf Coast nuclear plants at risk from BP oil spill. Institute for Southern Studies

Expert sees big mental health effects from BP spill. Reuters

Oil spill brings push for wetlands habitat. New Orleans Times-Picayune