A few interesting graphics I've come across recently (click to enlarge):
That's not the tail rotor of a Blackhawk helicopter. Backstory here, from Wired.
Top Oilfields in the US, by proven reserves. From The Oil Drum.
Growth Spurt. From NSPE Magazine.
Also: Louisiana #45 on Science and Technology Development Index: (PDF Charts).
BONUS: Macondo, 1 Year Later. The Big Picture, Boston Globe. Don't forget to click the images to see the before/after.
UPDATE- 1 more:
From DNV Macondo Report: