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Video – Hunting for Oil

On the anniversary of the Deepwater Horizon disaster, Journey OnEarth explores how much damage the disaster has caused In the debut episode of Journey OnEarth, we look at the impact of the Deepwater Horizon disaster through the eyes of the people looking for answers.…
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The wetlands here look typical, with nothing unnatural about the appearance of the water or the browning of the mid winter marsh grass. But with minimal effort it is easy to shatter the sense of normalcy of both of these sights.…
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Seafood Sampling for BP Spill Contaminants – East Bay and Beyond

The LMRK crew, and Deputy Director of Waterkeeper Alliance Marc Yaggi, traveled from Venice, LA down the MS River through South Pass, East Bay, and Southwest Pass. LMRK continues tissue sampling to better understand the state of the health of the organisms, especially those typically fished and consumed in the Mississippi river basin post oil spill disaster.…
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BP’s Deepwater Horizon Disaster: Update 12

On May 13, 2010 Lower Mississippi Riverkeeper conducted an on-the-water patrol of West Bay and Southwest Pass. Leaving from Venice we made our way to the south into West Bay and then cut over into Southwest Pass and then made our way out to the Gulf facing shore of Southwest Pass.…
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