Oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill is shown about 70 miles south of the Mississippi coastline in the Gulf of Mexico.
Oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill is shown about 70 miles south of the Mississippi coastline in the Gulf of Mexico. James Edwards Bates/Biloxi Sun Herald/MCT
Oil from the Deepwater Horizon spill is shown about 70 miles south of the Mississippi coastline in the Gulf of Mexico. James Edwards Bates/Biloxi Sun Herald/MCT

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