Audubon Commission accepts $3.5 million BP settlement

Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium launches Wild Nights - Insect Adventure

Zack Lemann, Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium’s Animal and Visitor Programs Manager who can be seen through the net, talks to the Wild Nights participants in front of the Nalco Visitor Center, located at Audubon Wilderness Park located within Freeport-McMoRan Audubon Species Survival Center on the West Bank of New Orleans. (Photo by Caitlin Faw, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune) (CAITLIN FAW) The Audubon Commission voted Tuesday (July 14) to accept a settlement of $3.5 million from BP for losses the public entity suffered as a result of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill.

After legal costs, the commission should […]