“Dispersant foam” impacting MS beaches, wetlands — “Huge thick BLANKET” of “dispersant floating in the channel” (PHOTOS)

Sunday, August 29, 2010
By Paul Martin

FloridaOilSpillLaw.com
August 28th, 2010

Photos: Oil in Ocean Springs, Oil Spill Action (Blog of attorney Stuart H. Smith), August 25, 2010:

Images taken Aug. 21 in Ocean Springs, Mississippi.

Latitude 30,21.7755N
Longitude 88,46.0167W

… [A]uthorities have re-opened grounds for fishing, crabbing and shrimping.

… [T]he beach was covered with oil, sheen and dispersant foam.

This is not surprising since we saw a huge thick blanket of the sheen and dispersant floating in the channel leading out to Horn Island on our recent sampling trip Aug. 8. …

Ocean Springs is populated and is home to many professional shrimpers, fishermen and crabbers whose lives have been turned upside down by the spill.

The Rest…HERE

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