Mississippi Governor: National Guard troops activated, state of emergency declared; “May see oil come onshore” in new areas

Saturday, July 24, 2010
By Paul Martin

FloridaOilSpillLaw.com
July 24th, 2010

Storm Bonnie Weakens Over Florida, Heads Into Gulf of Mexico, San Francisco Chronicle, July 23, 2010:

Mississippi declared a state of emergency along its Gulf coast and activated National Guard troops, according to a statement from Governor Haley Barbour’s office. …

“We may see oil come onshore and impact areas that have been previously unaffected by the spill,” Barbour said in the statement. “We have state agencies ready to respond to any storm or oil damage as quickly as possible.”
Read more at: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/g/a/2010/07/23/bloomberg1376-L60OTM1A1I4H01-6LVIT1CAMI7UALAD8UGU1F966A.DTL#ixzz0ucLPJ0Vz

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