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Oil blobs on Raccoon Island

  • Location Raccoon Island, LA
  • Date May 12 2010
  • Time 01:14
  • Category Oil on Land   
  • Incident Incident
  • Nearby Incident Nearby Incident

Incident Report Description

RACCOON ISLAND, La. - Members of a Shoreline Cleanup Assessment Team (SCAT) follow a trail of oil debris on the shoreline of Raccoon Island, May 12, 2010. Raccoon Island is a protected bird breeding sanctuary with a variety of breeds. SCAT is working in partnership with the U.S. Coast Guard, BP, local residents and other federal agencies to aid in preventing the spread of oil following the April 20 explosion on the mobile offshore drilling unit Deepwater Horizon. U.S. Navy photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Jonathen E. Davis.
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