News that oil/dispersants are “COATING” seafloor and headed east hits Florida residents: “It looks as if we’ll never get over this oil… At least, not in my lifetime”
August 18th, 2010
“Oil that dispersed in the Gulf of Mexico is still out there, coating deep-water spawning grounds and potentially resurfacing on Panhandle beaches, University of South Florida researchers say,” writes Kendric Ward in an article for Sunshine State News.
“News of the new report is just filtering down to coastal residents,” according to Ward. A restaurant owner on Panama City Beach, FL said, “It looks as if we’ll never get over this oil spill… At least, not in my lifetime. We have relatives in the United Kingdom who think all we’re doing is conning BP for money. I wish they would come over here and really see how it feels when we have to close down a business it’s taken so many years to establish.”
Read the article here