The oil spill in the Kill Van Kull had no impact on Shooters Island Bird Sanctuary, officials said.
The U.S. Coast Guard said 2,900 birds are in the affected area.
A barge spilled fuel oil into the Kill Van Kull, which spread to Shooter's Island, on Friday.
Officials said the heating oil spill cleanup will go on for an undetermined amount of time.
Trucks and fumes have been a problem since heating oil spilled in a basement on the block.
Ideas included a "Greenpoint High Line" and a solar-powered streetcar.
A gasoline truck was involved in a crash on the BQE in Astoria that caused a fuel spill Wednesday.
A report next month will outline a plan to control oil seepage in Newtown Creek.
The spill left nearly 150 gallons of oil on the street.
FDNY and HazMat crews responded after 30 gallons of fuel oil spilled on the street in front of 3 Park Row.
An oil spill underneath NYU's Washington Square Village last winter released almost three times the amount believed.
Actor Mark Ruffalo joined local pols Tuesday to warn of the potential dangers hydrofracking could pose to New York.
Some Manhattan restaurants are being forced to alter their Restaurant Week menu to cope with the Gulf crisis.
Crawfish, shrimp, catfish and crab meat from the south were in abundance at a party at The West 79th Street Boat Basin Cafe.
An unknown vandal smeared an oil-colored concoction over the BP logo following a protest there last week.
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