NOAA offical forced to admit that 75% of oil still in Gulf — But only while testifying before congress (VIDEO)
August 20th, 2010
Still, PBS reported last night, “Jane Lubchenco, the head of NOAA, said at a press conference in Louisiana this afternoon that, for now, she stands by the government’s estimate: We believe those numbers remain to be the best numbers that are out there.”
Gulf Oil Spill and Seafood Safety Government Panel, House Committee Energy & Commerce, Energy and Environment, August 19, 2010:
Edward Markey (D-MA), Subcommittee Chairman.
Bill Lehr, Senior Scientist National Oceanic and Atmospheric Admin., Response and Restoration.