June 13, 2010 5:51 PM

With oilspill, the resilience of Mississippi's Gulf is put to the test

The worst natural disaster in U.S. history. The worst economic recession in generations. Now, the worst man-made disaster in U.S. history. The people of South Mississippi have often been called "resilient" - a reputation hard-earned after Hurricane Camille in 1969, Hurricane Katrina in 2005 and repeated often in national media reports. That resilience is being put to the test.

Related content

Suggested for you



Nation & World Videos