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