Oil Spill Live Feed: Watch It on BP.com

Updated to include "Top Kill" animation and link to live video feed on BP.com
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Updated to include "Top Kill" animation and video link.

NEW YORK (

TheStreet

) -- As frustration over the 36-day oil leak mounts, BP engineers will move forward with a procedure dubbed "Top Kill" - an attempt to force mud into the failed blowout preventer, reduce pressure from the oil gusher, and allow engineers to cement the leak shut.

At the insistence of Rep. Ed Markey, D-Mass., BP will not interrupt the live video feed during the Top Kill procedure.

>>Top Kill Live Video Feed: BP.com

How Top Kill Should Work - Animation

TheStreet

will be updating a

photo gallery of the spill

and monitoring its impact on local wildlife and businesses and BP's reaction to the crisis.

This article was written by a staff member of TheStreet.